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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 36

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Question 1:


a) ice age
b) glaciation
c) deglaciation
d) interglacial
e) cryospheration

Question 2:


a) firn
b) basal ice
c) roche moutonnee
d) karst
e) foehn

Question 3:


a) accumulation
b) precipitation
c) ablation
d) compression
e) phreation

Question 4:


a) bedrock temperature
b) weight of overlying ice
c) pressure
d) direction of flow
e) all of these factors affect basal ice temperature

Question 5:


a) glaciation
b) advance
c) slide
d) ablation
e) surge

Question 6:


a) True
b) False

Question 7:


a) True
b) False

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False