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Water in its various states affects Earth's landforms and climate. by Mind Map: Water in its various states
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Water in its various states affects Earth's landforms and climate.

2.1 Waves and Tides

Waves:circular movement o water particles that moves along the waters surface.

Tides:daily change in water level of oceans.

2.2 Eroision and Deposition

Stream Characterisitics:characteistics that describe a stream or river.

Sediments: eroded rock fragments and soil carried by water or wind.

Watershed: area of land that drains into one main lake or river.

Continental Divide:highest point of land on a continent.

2.3 Processes that Shape Ocean Basins and Continental Drainage

Glaciers:large moving bodie of ice.

Seamounts: underwater volcanos thatdon't come all the way to the top.

Moraines:when rock and gravel build up at the base of a glacier.

Eskers: glacier meltwater that flows in tunnels.

Drumlins small hills with a teardrop shape.

Kettle Lake: lake formed by a glaciers melt water.

2.4 Water and Climate

Climate: the average weather measured over a long period of time.

Currents: smaller straems that move through bigger bodies of water.