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I don't understand these questions. Please give explanations. A _____ is a fan shaped deposit of sediments left as a stream slows. playa b. arroyo c....

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61. A _____ is a fan shaped deposit of sediments left as a stream slows.

a. playa 

b. arroyo 

c. dune 

d. alluvial fan 



 


62. An environment with a lack of accumulated water is _____.

a. subtropical 

b. arid 

c. humid 

d. fertile 



63. A dry desert riverbed formed by running water flowing only after rainfall is a (an) _______.

a. playa 

b. arroyo 

c. wash 

d. Both b and c are correct 


64. A temporary desert lake that fills with runoff after rainfall, then quickly dries up is called a (an) _____.

a. . playa 

b. arroyo 

c. loess 

d. Both a and c are correct 


65. A deposit of windblown silt particles is (a)______.

a. slipface 

b. loess 

c. dune 

d. wash 

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