Grand Canyon

How it was formed....

How did it gets its name?

John Wesley Powell first explored the Grand Canyon and first to name it Grand Canyon in 1869. Before called Big Canyon or Great canyon.

How was it formed?

The Grand Canyon was formed by erosion of water!

How did the it look back then?

I personally think it looked like a river until, erosion, whethering, and deposition breck down the rocks and took millions of years to form to look like today.

5 facts about the Grand canyon.

1: It took millions of years to form.

2: Theres 40 rocks layers in the Grand Canyon

3: Theres a river in the Grand Canyon

4: The Grand Canyon is 277 miles.

5: The Grand canyon is 6,000 feet tall.

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