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2. the action of abrasion can best be described as A. windblown sand cutting and polishing exposed rock surfaces B. coarse sand particles rolling along the desert surface C. sand being blown high into the air to cut and carve rock formations D. the wind creating desert pavement 3. sand dunes that form scalloped rows of sand at right angles to the wind are called A. star dunes B. parabolic dunes C. transverse dunes D. barchanoid dunes

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Daniel King on January 24, 2018

The action of abrasion can best be described as windblown sand cutting and polishing exposed rock surfaces . Correct answer:A rock undergoes abrasion when particles of sand or small pieces of rock are carried across its surface by a glacier, the current or the wind.Gravity causes abrasion as a rock falls down a slope. The sand dunes that form scalloped rows of sand at right angles to the wind are called Barchanoid dunes. Correct answer: D Barchanoid dune formation of long sand ridges oriented at right angles to the wind.


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