Stream piracy Topic na a results when headward erosion causes one stream to

Stream piracy topic na a results when headward

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24. Stream piracyTopic: n/aa. results when headwardb. can leave a dry channelc. created the Cumberlandd. causes the pirate streamerosion causes one streamto intersect the course ofanother stream.through a high ridge called awind gap.Gap in the AppalachianMountains.to increase its discharge,while the captured stream
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goes dry.e. All the possible answersare correct.Feedback/Reference: All thepossible answers are correct.Section: 14.7, p. 431Resources: Figure 14.2025. The river with thegreatest discharge inthe world is theTopic: n/aFeedback/Reference: TheAmazon River of SouthAmerica has more dischargethan any other river on theplanet.Section: 14.3, p. 42126. Broad sweepingbends of a riverchannel are calledoxbow lakes.Topic: n/aFeedback/Reference: Broad,
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sweeping bends of a riverchannel are called meanders.An oxbow lake is a crescent-shaped curve of a meanderthat’s been "cut off" andisolated from a river stream.Section: 14.6, p. 427Resources: Figure 14.16(c);Flashcards27. The terms "fluvialdeposits" and"alluvium" both referto sediment depositedby a stream.Topic: n/aFeedback/Reference: Bothterms refer to materialdeposited by a stream.Section: 14.4, p. 42328. What does theterm "undermining"mean?Topic: n/aslope along the outside bankof a river channel, due to
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