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ablation
abrasion
accumulating
arete
corrie
corrosion
crevass
glacier
glaciologist
iceage
meltwater
misfitriver
moraine
peak
plucking
snout
ushapedvalley
zone

Glaciers Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

glacial till
plucking
corrie
glacial drift
drumlin
zone of ablation
moraine
horn
arete
glacier

Glaciation Key Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Ablation Zone
Abrasion
Corries
Deposition
Describe
Evaluate
Explain
Freeze-Thaw
Glaciation
Hanging Valley
Ice
Knife Edged Arete
Landslide
Moraine
Nivation
Overhang
Plucking
Ribbon Lakes
Spurs
Truncated spurs
Valley
Valley floor

GLACIER WORDSEARCH

Type
Word Search
Description

ICE
GAIN
FIRN
LOSS
GLACIER
ABRASION
FREEZE THAW
PLUCKING
EROSION
WEATHERING
ABLATION
ACCUMULATION

F3 revision 2019 Geography Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

ablation
accumulation
nevee ice
basal slip
abrasion
plucking
glaciation
ribbon lake
corrie
rock lip
arete
pyramidal peak
tarn
moraine
snowdonia
national park
forestry
tourism
glacier
gravity

Geological Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The sand paper effect Abrasion
Ice sticks to the rock and gets pulled away as the glacier moves. Plucking
It provides the material which the glacier uses for abrasion. Freeze-thaw
A glacier in an hollow in the side of a mountain. Corrie
A knife-edged ridged formed between two corries. Arete
formed when three or more corries cut backwards into the same mountain. Pyramidal peak
A hanging valley which has not been eroded as deeply as the main valley. Truncated spur
A distinctive U-shaped valleys with a flat floor and steep sides. Glacial trough
Another name for a glacial trough. U-shaped valley
A valley that is cut across by a deeper valley Hanging valley
An arete in the Lake Distirct Striding edge
A famous pyramidal peak in Switzerland. Matterhorn

Glaciation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A sharp, narrow mountain ridge Arete
The process of wearing down or rubbing away by means of friction. Abrasion
An elongated lowland between ranges on mountains, hills or other uplands Valley
A small mountain lake Tarn
A crevasse at the head of a glacier Bergschrund
Loose rock or debris covering a slope Scree
A round hollow in a hillside Corrie
The upper part of a glacier where the snow turns to ice Neve
A scenic area of north-west England including the Cumbrian mountains and some 15 lakes Lake District
Granular, partly consolidated snow that has been passed through one summer melt season but is not yet glacial ice Firn
Water that has frozen into a solid ice
A flow of water that is either to small or large to have eroded the valley in which it flows Misfit Stream

Erosion & Deposition Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

tarrace
seacliff
kettlelake
meltwater
drumlin
moraine
till
glacier
levee
flood
delta
alluvialfan
oxbowlake
meander
river
tributary
drainage
load
loess
masswasting
deposition
erosion

Glaciers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An erosional prosses abrasion
Another prosses of erosion used by glaciers to break down the surounding rock plucking
A type of weathering when water freezes and expands freeze-thaw
there is often tarn there corrie
Often a group of corries on one mountain arete
A sharply pointed mountain peak which isdue to multiple glaciers diverging from a central point pyramidal peak
A ridge that curves down to create one side oof a valley truncated spur
a lake or river left at the bottom of a u or v shaped valley Glacial trough
A valley left after a glacier has fully reteated u-shaped valley
the product of different rates of erosion between the main valley and the valleys that enter it along its sides hanging valley
a photo diary of Lake District fell walks Striding Edge
a pyramidal peak mountain in the alps matterhorn

Glacier wordsearch

Type
Word Search
Description

ICE
GAIN
FIRN
GLACIER
ABRASION
FREEZE THAW
PLUCKING
EROSION
WEATHERING
ABLATION
ACCUMULATION

Glacier impact upon the landscape Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

aretes
cirques
crevasse
drumlins
erratics
Hanging valley
pyramidal peak
ribbon lake
truncated spurs
U shaped valley