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The Coast Quiz

From Bristol to Gdansk and to Kalamaki and Darwin better check what you know! 10 Questions.

 
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What are these features called?

  • Stacks and Stumps
  • Arches
  • Sticks
  • Rocks

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What is the zone between high and low tide called?

  • The Strand
  • Intertidal Zone
  • The Beach
  • The Shoreline

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What is the name of the climate type found in coastal regions?

  • Coastal
  • Maritime
  • Awful
  • Continental

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A ''what'' coast refers to a coast that fronts the open Ocean?

  • Pelagic
  • Marine
  • Levee
  • Raised

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Which of these does not affect global sea level rise?

  • Ocean Temperature
  • Melting Glaciers
  • Melting Sea Ice
  • Ocean Basin Change

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Which of these is NOT formed by a coastline being drowned by sea level rise?

  • Ria
  • Fjord
  • Raised Beach
  • Dalmatian Coast

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What name is given to the expanse of ocean over which the wind blows to generate the waves?

  • The Length
  • The Fetch
  • The Longshore
  • The Carry

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Which of these is not a form of defence against the erosive power of the sea at a coastline?

  • Groynes
  • Gabions
  • Cliff
  • Sea Walls

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What process formed this spit?

  • Flooding
  • Reclamation
  • Deposition
  • Construction

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When do winds generally blow from the sea to the land?

  • Afternoon
  • Morning
  • Night
  • Dawn

 

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