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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 41

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Question 1:


a) littoral zone
b) coast
c) shore
d) shoreline
e) beachfront

Question 2:


a) wave crest and trough
b) ocean surface and bottom
c) two wave crests
d) wave length
e) two wave troughs

Question 3:


a) surf
b) wash
c) backwash
d) drift
e) swash

Question 4:


a) corrasion
b) corrosion
c) scouring
d) attrition
e) sand abrasion

Question 5:


a) tidal current
b) tidal bore
c) rip current
d) longshor current
e) tidal flood

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

Question 11:


a) True
b) False