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2. The type of the rock- howresistantis it toerosion/weathering ? Thedipof the rockstrata - which way do they face? The number ofjointsbetween rocks layers, these are susceptible toerosionandweathering . 3. Likely toerodemore slowly. Have tall and vertical cliffs. Have features such asarchesandstacks . Chalk cliffs at Flamborough head. http://www.flickr.com/photos/moonrising/2478441695/ 4. Likely toerodemore quickly. Have lower cliffs, with shallower inclines. Clay cliffs at Mappleton. http://www.flickr.com/photos/vikellis/2811526189/ Have features such asbeaches . 5. The number ofjointswithin rocks will also influence the resistance toerosionandweathering . Bed joint 6. The angle ofdipof the rockstratawill influence the shape of the cliff. How will this cliff change in shape witherosion ? 7. The angle ofdipof the rockstratawill influence the shape of the cliff. How will this cliff change in shape witherosion ? 8. The angle ofdipof the rockstratawill influence the shape of the cliff. How will this cliff change in shape witherosion ? 9.