Introduction to glacial environments, erosion and weathering quiz
What is name given to the period when the UK last experienced a glacial period?
True or false?
Some 25,000 years ago vast ice sheets spread over the UK from the north and northeast to cover all of northern Wales and northern England.
Which of the following is not an example of a glaciated upland area in the British Isles?
What is the name of permanently frozen land found on the edge of ice sheets?
What is the name given to areas found on the edge of glacial environments?
True or false?
Glacial processes have been responsible for sculpting some of the UK's most dramatic landscapes.
Which of the following describes the process of glacial erosion known as plucking?
Which of the following describes the process of glacial erosion known as abrasion?
Identify the main type of weathering that occurs in glacial environments.
Which of the following conditions are required for freeze-thaw weathering to occur?
Please select 3 correct answers
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