12.Explain sand movement along a beach.
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13.What happens during longshore transport.
The waves approach the shore in a slanted or at an angle and the path of sanf particles sort of project off of the upcoast or the land and downcast long the ocean floor. They are moving in a parallel movement as explained in the pervious question. I have included a diagram that will help explain.
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