Weathing, Erosion and Deposition Crossword Puzzle

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  • ice wedging : when water seeps into cracks, then freezes, we call it this.
  • appalachian : these mountains in the us are very smooth and eroded.
  • land form : physical feature of earth's surface
  • mechanical : when rocks break into smaller pieces by physical means.
  • burrowing : animals, such as wolves, are doing this to make their homes in the ground.
  • weathering : natural process by which atmospheric and environmental agents disintegrate rocks.
  • chemical : when rocks break down by chemical reactions, we say it is _ weathering.
  • erosion : process where materials of earth's surface are loosened, dissolved, or worn away.
  • abrasion : grinding and wearing away of rock surface through action of rock/sand particles.
  • oxidation : process when metal combines with oxygen. forms rust.
  • landslide : don't get caught in one of these while driving a truck!
  • temperature : these changes help disintegrate and decompose rocks.
  • roots : parts of plants that crack rock.