Mass movement

In this lesson, we will look at the different types of mass movement that occur along our coastline: sliding, slumping and rock falls.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.How many types of weathering are there?

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Q2.The key term for when waves erode the cliff by flinging sediment at it, is...

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Q3.Which is NOT a type of erosion?

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Q4.Which type of weathering changes the chemical composition of the rock?

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Q5.An example of mechanical weathering 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!

Q1.How many types of weathering are there?

1/5

Q2.The key term for when waves erode the cliff by flinging sediment at it, is...

2/5

Q3.Which is NOT a type of erosion?

3/5

Q4.Which type of weathering changes the chemical composition of the rock?

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Q5.An example of mechanical weathering is...

5/5

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Mass movement quiz.

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Q1.The key term for 'the downward movement of material under the force for gravity' is...

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Q2.Which is NOT a type of mass movement?

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Q3.What type of mass movement is this?

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Q4.Mass movement can change the coastline by causing...

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Q5.The mass movement process when material moves down a curved slip plane is...

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Quiz:

Mass movement quiz.

Now let's test your excellent learning today. Good luck!

Q1.The key term for 'the downward movement of material under the force for gravity' is...

1/5

Q2.Which is NOT a type of mass movement?

2/5

Q3.What type of mass movement is this?

3/5

Q4.Mass movement can change the coastline by causing...

4/5

Q5.The mass movement process when material moves down a curved slip plane is...

5/5

Lesson summary: Mass movement

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