Landforms of deposition: levees, floodplains and estuaries

In this lesson, we will learn how levees, floodplains and estuaries are created through depositional processes.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Name this landform.

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Q2.Name the landform at B.

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Q3.On which side of a meander does deposition occur?

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Q4.The line of fastest flow in a river is called the...

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Q5.An oxbow lake forms when a river breaks through a meander's...

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Name this landform.

1/5

Q2.Name the landform at B.

2/5

Q3.On which side of a meander does deposition occur?

3/5

Q4.The line of fastest flow in a river is called the...

4/5

Q5.An oxbow lake forms when a river breaks through a meander's...

5/5

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Landforms of deposition: floodplains, levees and estuaries - quiz

This lesson we looked at how deposition creates landforms in the lower course of the river. Let's see how much you learnt.

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Q1.Landforms of deposition occur in the...

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Q2.Levees are...

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Q3.Floodplains are...

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Q4.Estuaries form at the...

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Q5.Floodplains...

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Landforms of deposition: floodplains, levees and estuaries - quiz

This lesson we looked at how deposition creates landforms in the lower course of the river. Let's see how much you learnt.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Landforms of deposition occur in the...

1/5

Q2.Levees are...

2/5

Q3.Floodplains are...

3/5

Q4.Estuaries form at the...

4/5

Q5.Floodplains...

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Lesson summary: Landforms of deposition: levees, floodplains and estuaries

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