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Which of the following is NOT a type of river erosion?
Solution or corrosion
When rocks and pebbles being carried by the river knock together and are broken down to form smaller particles this is called:
When the force of the water being carried by the river wears away the bed and banks this is called:
solution or corrosion.
Which of the following statements about deposition is NOT correct?
Deposition is more common at the source of the river.
Deposition occurs when a river loses energy.
Deposition may occur when the river is shallow.
Deposition may occur when the volume of water decreases.
Erosion is vertical or downwards:
at the source of a river.
at the mouth of a river.
A wide river channel is formed: