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Science Vocab Unit 6- Copy & Paste link below to study. You can also find the link on Science Google Classroom

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1. continent   one of the seven largest land areas on Earth
2. delta   a landform that forms from deposition of sediment carried by a river as the flow leaves its mouth and enters slower-moving or stagnant water
3. deposition   the dropping or settling of eroded materials
4. desert   an area of land that is very dry
5. elevation   the height of land above sea level
6. erosion   the process of moving sediment from one place to another.
7. ocean trench   a deep valley in the ocean floor
8. rain forest   a dense forest found in regions with high heat and heavy rainfall.
9. scale   the part of a map that compares distance on the map to distance in the real world.
10. weathering   the breaking down of rocks on Earth's surface into smaller pieces.