General Knowledge - World Geography - Discussion


The movement of particles by rolling, sliding and shuffling along the eroded surface is called

[A]. saltation
[B]. suspension
[C]. traction
[D]. solution

Answer: Option C


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Satyajeit said: (Feb 22, 2013)  
Traction is the process which involves heavy masses. For example in the desert area the loose sediments are transported by the wind freely while the bigger ones which wind can't carry freely are transported by traction. Similarly in glacier and river this also occurs.

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