SSC Geography Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-1

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    A narrow steep-sided meander within a broader meander in a stream channel due to renewed erosion by the stream is called

    A)  A sub meander

    B)         Meander- in- meander

    C)  An entrenched meander   

    D)  A sequential meander

    Correct Answer: C

    Solution :

    [c] A meander, in general, is a bend in a sinuous watercourse or river. A meander forms when moving water in a stream erodes the outer banks and widens its valley, and the inner part of the river has less energy and deposits silt.

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