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Would this be an easy location to maintain a railroad?a.Yesb. No
27.How would one describe this river?
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Introductory GeoloGyWater28.In this stream, erosion is occurring on the ______________ because_______________,whiledepositionisoccurringonthe_____________________ because ______________________.
29.How would one describe this river?
30.What factors control the course of this river?a.Steep gradient and high dischargeb.Low gradient and low dischargec.Low gradient and abundant sediment supplyd.Steep gradient and low sediment supply
31.The river in this area has a rather particular pattern, what geologicprocess caused this?
32.Zoom out and examine the surrounding area, what geological hazardsare likely in the area?
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Introductory GeoloGyWaterd.none of the above33.What type of drainage pattern is present in this area?
34.What does this type of drainage pattern indicate about the area?a.rocks in the area are homogeneous and/or flat lyingb.rocks in the area are alternating resistant and non-resistant, forming parallel ridges andvalleysc.stream channels radiate outward like wheel spokes from a high pointd.stream channels flow randomly with no relation to underlying rocks or structure
35.What type of drainage pattern was present in this area?
36.What does this type of drainage pattern indicate about the area?
37.In what direction was the main river flowing?
38.How were these lakes formed?

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