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Bryce Canyon

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Despite its name, the star of Bryce Canyon National Park isn't actually a canyon. It's a group of mountains full of "hoodoos," or structures formed by erosion, a combination of water and wind damage. These forces ate through the rock over thousands of years. Now Bryce Canyon has windows, paths and caves within its beautiful orange rock.

  1. 1. How many years did it take for erosion to eat through Bryce Canyon?
    1. a. 2000
    2. b. Thousands
    3. c. 100
  2. 2. What is erosion?
    1. a. Human damage
    2. b. Water and wind damage
    3. c. Bug damage
  3. 3. What are structures formed by erosion called?
    1. a. Voodoos
    2. b. Hoodoos
    3. c. Caves