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Created Nov 9, 2009
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which type of glaciation is foudn in mountainous regions?
 
continential
2
when freshly fallen snow compacts and partly melts and refreezes, it forms granular ice known...
 
firn
3
glacially carved valleys are usually ___shaped?
 
U
4
Not a feature of mountain glaciation
 
drumlin
5
Which of the following depositional features assiciated with glaciers would have a good sorting...
 
Esker
6
What is not a characteresetic feature of karst topography?
 
Fumeroles
7
Porosity is
 
a measure of a rocks pore space or ability to store fluid
8
Zone in which all of the rocks pore spaces are filled with water is called the
 
saturated zone
9
Groundwater moves in respnse to differences in two factors, of which ____ has the largest affect...
 
water pressure
10
Refers to the capacity of a rock to transmit a fluid such as water or petroleum
 
permeability
11
Kettle ponds are formed when
 
blocks of ice melted and left depressions where the ice had been
12
boulder which ahs been carried from its place of origin by a glacier and later deposited on...
 
an erratic
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glacier has a balanced budget if
 
terminus remains stationarty

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