What landforms are formed by glacial deposition?

In this lesson we will learn about the characteristics and formation of depositional glacial landforms.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.A glacial trough is also called a...

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Q2.Characteristics of a glacial trough are...

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Q3.The name of this type of lake (found in a glacial trough) is...

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Q4.A glacier will erode rock through the processes of...

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Q5.A hanging valley forms when...

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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.A glacial trough is also called a...

1/5

Q2.Characteristics of a glacial trough are...

2/5

Q3.The name of this type of lake (found in a glacial trough) is...

3/5

Q4.A glacier will erode rock through the processes of...

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Q5.A hanging valley forms when...

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What landforms are created by glacial deposition?

Please complete this quiz to test your learning on the landforms created by glacial deposition.

Q1.Transportation is...

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Q2.Deposition is...

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Q3.The three types of moraine are...

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Q4.The type of moraine at location A is...

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Q5.A characteristic of a glacial erratic is that...

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What landforms are created by glacial deposition?

Please complete this quiz to test your learning on the landforms created by glacial deposition.

Q1.Transportation is...

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Q2.Deposition is...

2/5

Q3.The three types of moraine are...

3/5

Q4.The type of moraine at location A is...

4/5

Q5.A characteristic of a glacial erratic is that...

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