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Plains and Types of Plains

Plains and Types of Plains This article will clearly explains about Plains and Different types of plains Plains Plain is extensive, relatively level area of land. It exhibits gentle slopes and small local relief. It occupies slightly more than one-third of the land surface. Plains are found on all continents except Antarctica. Some are tree-covered and others are… Read More »

Mountains, Plateaus, Plains and its Different Types

Mountains, Plateaus, Plains and its Different Types In general, geomorphic processes that originate within Earth, called endogenic processes result in an increase in surface relief, while the exogenic processes, those that originate at Earth’s surface, tend to decrease relief.  Igneous and tectonic processes constitute the endogenic geomorphic processes. Exogenic processes consist of various means of rock breakdown, collectively… Read More »