Landforms on a UK coastline: Dorset Coast

In this lesson, we will look at the Dorset coastline and it's erosional and depositional landforms. We'll look at the Dorset coastline on a map and practice our map 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.When a spit grows across a bay it is called a...

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Q2.Which is a key process in the formation of a spit?

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Q3.What forms behind a bar?

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Q4.The sheltered area of water behind a spit often turns into a...

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Q5.The mean is...

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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.When a spit grows across a bay it is called a...

1/5

Q2.Which is a key process in the formation of a spit?

2/5

Q3.What forms behind a bar?

3/5

Q4.The sheltered area of water behind a spit often turns into a...

4/5

Q5.The mean is...

5/5

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Dorset Coast quiz.

We've looked at the stunning Dorset coastline and it's landforms today. Now it is time to show how me how much you've learnt. Good luck!

Q1.Dorset is located...

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Q2.Which is the depositional landform on the Dorset Coast?

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Q3.Old Harry Rocks is an example of a...

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Q4.Which is the name of Dorset's famous arch?

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Q5.Headlands and bays form on which type of coastline?

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Dorset Coast quiz.

We've looked at the stunning Dorset coastline and it's landforms today. Now it is time to show how me how much you've learnt. Good luck!

Q1.Dorset is located...

1/5

Q2.Which is the depositional landform on the Dorset Coast?

2/5

Q3.Old Harry Rocks is an example of a...

3/5

Q4.Which is the name of Dorset's famous arch?

4/5

Q5.Headlands and bays form on which type of coastline?

5/5

Lesson summary: Landforms on a UK coastline: Dorset Coast

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