Question of The Day07-05-2021

Which of the following landforms is not formed due to running water?


Correct Answer : d ) Yardangs

Explanation :

Yardangs are a ridge of rock that is formed by the action of the wind, usually parallel to the prevailing wind direction. It is not formed due to running water.

Landforms formed due to the acting of running water are- V-shaped valleys, Waterfalls, Potholes, Meandres, Ox-bow lakes, Fan shaped plains, Floodplains, Deltas, Natural levees.

Hence, option (d) is correct.

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