Glaciers Crossword

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Oct 28, 2016
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What is a large moving mass of ice Glacier
What are glaciers that form in valleys in high, mountainous areas Valley glaciers
What are glaciers that cover broad, continents areas Continental glaciers
What are scoop out depressions at high elevations where snow accumulates Cirques
What is a glaciers deposit unsorted ridges of till Moraines
What is the area at the edge of the glacier where the meltwater flows and deposits outwash Outwash plain
What is it called when a continental glacier moves over older moraines and for into elongated landforms Drumlins
What is it called streams flowing under melting glaciers leave long, winding ridges of layered sediments Eskers
What is a mound of layered sediment deposited at the retreating glacier face and is conical in shape Kame
What are holes made by runoff water because of glaciers Kettles
What affects the speed of a valley glacier's movement Slope
Where is a continental glacier located Greenland

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Glaciers Crossword

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Oct 27, 2016
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A large, moving mass of ice glacier
glaciers that form in valleys in high, mountainous area valley glaciers
glaciers that cover broad, continent-sized areas continental glaciers
at high elevations where snow accumulates, valley glaciers also scoop out deep depressions cirques
glaciers deposit unsorted ridges of till moraines
the area at the leading edge of the glacier where the meltwater flows and deposits outwash outwash plain
continental glaciers that move over older moraines from the material into elongated landforms drumlins
streams flowing under melting glaciers leave long, winding ridges of layered sediments eskers
mound of layered sediment deposited at the retreating glacier face and is conical in shape kame
glaciers are the most powerful because of their great size, weight, and density erosional agents

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Glaciers Crossword

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large moving mass of ice Glacier
Glaciers that form in valleys Valley Glaciers
Glaciers that are continent sized Continental Glaciers
Unsorted rock, sand gravel and clay that glaciers embedded in their ice and on their tops Glacial Till
Glaciers deposit unsorted ridges of till moraines
The area at the leading edge of the glacier where meltwater flows and deposits outswash Outwash Plain
Continental glaciers that move over moraines and form the material into platforms drumlins
Long winding layers of sediments caused by streams flowing under glaciers eskers
A mound of sediment deposited at the retreating glacier face kame
an area surrounded by sediment and created when ice blocks melt creating a depression Kettle hole
Lakes created from kettle holes Kettle lakes

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Glacier crossword puzzle

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Oct 27, 2016
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a large moving mass of ice glacier
glaciers that cover broad, continent sized areas continental glaciers
the high elevations where snow accumulates cirques
glaciers deposited unsorted ridges of till morains
area at the leading edge of the glacier where the meltwater flows and deposites outwash plain
continental glaceirs that move over a moraines from the material into elongated landforms drumlins
long ridges of sorted deposites eskers
glaciers that form in valleys valleyglaciers
layers of deposited sediment deposited from retreating glaceirs kame
after an ice block melts and fills the hole with water kettle

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A moving mass of ice Glacier
Glacier that form in high valleys Valley glaciers
High elevations where snow accumulates, valley glaciers also scoop out deep depression Cirques
A mound of layered sediment deposited at the retreating glacier face Kame
The area at the leading edge of the glacier where the meltwater flows and deposits outwash outwash plain
Streams flowing under melting glaciers leave long, winding ridges of layered sediments Eskers
Glacier deposits unsorted ridges of till Moraines
Glaciers that cover broad, continent sized areas are what Continental glaciers
A what steeper slope faces the direction from which the glacier came Drumlines
What is formed when tributary glaciers converge with the primary glaciers and later retreat Hanging valleys

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Glaciers Crossword

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Oct 27, 2016
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Moving mass of ice Glacier
Depression scooped out by a valley glacier Cirques
Form in valleys in high, mountainous areas Valley Glaciers
Mound of layered sediment deposited at the retreating glacier face Kame
Unsorted ridges of till, deposited when a glacier melts Moraines
Glaciers that cover broad areas Continental glaciers
Long ridges of sorted deposits Eskers
Unsorted moraines, shaped as a glacier moves over them Drumlins
Broken off chunk of ice from glacier that melts Kettle lake
Unsorted rock, gravel, sand, and clay that glaciers carry Glacial till

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glaciers Crossword

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Oct 28, 2016
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a slowly moving mass or river of ice formed by the accumulation and compaction of snow on mountains or near the poles. glaciers
a glacier usually originating in a cirque at a valley head or in a plateau ice cap and flowing downward between the walls of a valley. Valley Glaciers
what are continuous masses of ice that are much larger than alpine glaciers Continental Glaciers
a half-open steep-sided hollow at the head of a valley or on a mountainside, formed by glacial erosion. Cirque
a mass of rocks and sediment carried down and deposited by a glacier, typically as ridges at its edges or extremity. Moraine
formed of glacial sediments deposited by meltwater Outwash
a low oval mound or small hill, typically one of a group, consisting of compacted boulder clay molded by past glacial action. Drumlin
a long ridge of gravel and other sediment, typically having a winding course, deposited by meltwater from a retreating glacier or ice sheet. eskers
a steep-sided mound of sand and gravel deposited by a melting ice sheet. kame
a small area in which demonstrators or protesters are confined by police seeking to maintain order during a demonstration. kettle

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Glaciers Crossword

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A large, moving mas of ice Glacier
One type of glacier valley glacier
Another type of glacier continental glacier
deep depression scooped out by a valley glacier cirque
Glaciers deposit unsorted ridges of till moraines
The area at the leading edge of the glacier where the melt water flows and deposits out wash outtwash plain
Continental glaciers that move over older moraines form the material into elongated landforms drumlins
Streams flowing under melting glaciers leave long, winding ridges of layered sediments eskers
A mound of layered sediment deposited at the retreating glacier face and is conical in shape Kame
When there are glaciers on three or more sides of a mountaintop, the carving action creates a steep, pyramid-shaped peak horn

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Glacier Crossword

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A large, moving mass of ice is called glacier
Glaciers that form in valleys in high, mountainous areas are called valley glaciers
Glaciers that cover broad, continent-sized are called Continental Glaciers
At high elevations where snow accumulates, valley glaciers also scoop out deep depressions, called Cirques
A mound of layered sediment deposited at the retreating glacier face and is conical in shape Kame
Glaciers deposit unsorted ridges of till called Moraines
The area at the leading edge of the glacier where the meltwater flows and deposits outwash called Outwash Plain
Continental glaciers that move over older moraines form the material into elongated landforms called Drumlins
Streams flowing under melting glaciers leave long, winding ridges of layered sediments called Eskers
A steep-sided depression formed by a glacier Kettle

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glacier Crossword

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Oct 27, 2016
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slow moving mass of ice glacier
unsorted ridges of till moraines
continental glaciers that move over older moraines drumlins
leading edge of the glacier ans where melt water flows outwashplains
a cone shaped sediment deposits at retreating end of glacier kame
long rides of sorted deposits esker
deep depressions scooped out by valley glacier cirques
glaciers that form in valleys valleyglaciers
glaciers that cover broad, continent sized areas continentalglaciers
a steep sided depression formed by a glacier kettle

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Glaciers Crossword

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Oct 27, 2016
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A large, moving mass of ice Glacier
Glaciers that form in valleys in high, mountainous areas. Valley glaciers
Glaciers that cover broad, continental areas continental glaciers
Valley glaciers also scoop out deep depressions called cirques
Glaciers deposit unsorted ridges of till moraines
The area at the leading edge of the glacier where the meltwater flows and deposits outwash Outwash plain
Continental glaciers that move over older moraines form the material into elongated landforms called drumlins
A mound of layered sediment deposited at the retreating glacier face kame
Streams flowing under melting glaciers leave long, winding ridges of layered sediments eskers
A steep-sided depression formed by a glacier kettle

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