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Lesson 7: Where Does the Soil Go?

Vocabulary
  • Delta
  • Load
  • Solution
  • Suspension
  • Velocity
  • mouth
  • sediment

Using your camera, take and post a picture of your stream table below.


Answer the following questions.

Q1.
How is the speed of the stream related to the way water erodes or deposits soil? (2pts)
A.1
Because when the water touches the rest of the land and dries it erodes.


Q2.
During a heavy rainstorm, what do you think would happen to the soil on a steep hill? Why do you think this would happen? (2pts)
A.1
I think the soil will just wash away.