Science Vocabulary quiz

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Science Vocabulary quiz
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2012-02-06 20:46:35
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  1. a natural land shape or feature
    Landform
  2. all the kinds of landforms in a certain place
    Topography
  3. a large, thick sheet of ice
    Glacier
  4. a hill of sand, made and shaped by wind
    sand dune
  5. an area of new land at the mouth of a river, formed from sediments carried by the river.
    Delta
  6. a large hole that forms when the roof of a cave collapses
    Sink hole
  7. a section of earth's crust and mantle that fits together with other sections, like puzzle pieces.
    Plate
  8. a movement of the ground caused by a sudden release of energy in the earth's crust.
    Earthquake
  9. the point on earth's surface directly above the focus of an earthquake
    Epicenter
  10. a break in earth's crust
    Fault
  11. melted rock beneath earth's surface
    Magma
  12. melted rock that reaches earth's surface
    Lava
  13. a mountain made of lava, ash, or other materials from erruptions that occur at an opening in the earth's crust.
    Volcano

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