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

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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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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.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!

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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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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

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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