Flashcards in Homework questions #3 Deck (10):
Name two continental ice sheets the still exist today.
Aunt Arctica and Greenland
How many glaciers are in CA?
What is the condition of the Bering Strait?
Dry Land Bridge
How many feet could portions of the Earth's crust sink? and what is this process called?
4000, isostatic adjustment
Glaciers reshape the topography by what?
erosion, transportation, and deposition of rock.
Did glaciers ever cover Half Dome?
Plucking tends to what? the underlying surface and abrasion tends to what?
The basic landform feature in glaciated mountains is the what?
What was the first landform feature produced by alpine glaciation quarried out of a mountain side?