9.21: Deposition by Glaciers Difficulty Level: Basic Created by: CK-12 Estimated3 minsto complete % Progress Practice Deposition by Glaciers MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated3 minsto complete % Estimated3 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English TermDefinition drumlin Long, low hill of till deposited by a glacier that points in the direction the glacier went. esker Sinuous ridge of sediment deposited by meltwater beneath a glacier. glacial erratic Large boulder with a different rock type or origin from the surrounding bedrock. glacial till Any unsorted sediment deposited by glacial ice. kettle lake Lake that forms when a chunk of ice in glacial till melted. moraine Linear deposit of unsorted, rocky material on, under, or left behind by glacial ice. varve Paired deposit of light-colored, coarser sediments and darker, fine-grained sediments, deposited in a glacial lake, that represent an annual cycle. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Terrain features caused by glacial deposition. Learning Objectives None Difficulty Level: Basic Authors: Dana Desonie, Ph.D. Tags: erosion glacial striations glacial till (3 more) glaciers moraines SCI.ESC.434.2.L.1 Subjects: science Earth Science Concept Nodes: SCI.ESC.434.2 (Deposition by Glaciers) Grades: 6 , 7 Date Created: Jan 04, 2013 Last Modified: Aug 29, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.