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What are these landforms? – Activity 1


Read the definitions and type the words that match well and hit the ‘Check Answers’ button to correct your answers in the end.

1

A group of islands or a cluster of islands found in the open sea (estuary/archipelago/gulf)

2

A ring or partial ring of coral that forms an island in an ocean or sea (archipelago/barrier/atoll)

3

An area of land surrounded by higher portions of land which drain into the center shallower part (basin/lake/river)

4

A body of water that is partially enclosed by land and usually smaller than a gulf (delta/lagoon/bay)

5

A flat-topped rock or hill formation with steep sides (butte/plateau/oasis)

6

A valley which is either narrow or deep with very steep sides (valley/canyon/butte)