Landforms of erosion 2: Wave cut platforms

In this lesson, we will look at how wave cut platforms form along our coastline. We will look at coastal landforms on a map and practice our maths skills.

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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!

Q1.Headlands are created from....

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Q2.What type of coastline is this?

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Q3.Which type of rock erodes faster?

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Q4.Which type of wave erodes the coast creating headlands and bays?

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Q5.Field sketches should be...

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Headlands are created from....

1/5

Q2.What type of coastline is this?

2/5

Q3.Which type of rock erodes faster?

3/5

Q4.Which type of wave erodes the coast creating headlands and bays?

4/5

Q5.Field sketches should be...

5/5

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Landforms of erosion 2. Wave cut platforms quiz.

Today we looked at cliffs and how wave cut platforms formed. I'm looking forward to seeing how much you have learnt. Good luck!

Q1.What type of waves create wave cut platforms?

1/5

Q2.Name feature B on the diagram.

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Q3.Name feature A on the diagram.

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Q4.On an OS map, this image represents...

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Q5.Steep cliffs tend to form on....

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Landforms of erosion 2. Wave cut platforms quiz.

Today we looked at cliffs and how wave cut platforms formed. I'm looking forward to seeing how much you have learnt. Good luck!

Q1.What type of waves create wave cut platforms?

1/5

Q2.Name feature B on the diagram.

2/5

Q3.Name feature A on the diagram.

3/5

Q4.On an OS map, this image represents...

4/5

Q5.Steep cliffs tend to form on....

5/5

Lesson summary: Landforms of erosion 2: Wave cut platforms

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