Earth's Dynamic Surface
Introduction Computer Lab Exercise

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  1. What two forces work on the Earth’s surface to form the landscape?

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  2. What is a watershed?

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  3. Peaks or ridges that separate watersheds are termed?

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  4. The main river of a watershed is termed?

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  5. What is an eolian environment?

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  6. How would you know you were in a fluvial environment?

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  7. Sediments deposited at the end of a river are termed?

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