Difference between Gorge and Rift Valley

Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between Gorge and Rift Valley. Comparison and Differences.

Differences between Gorge and Rift Valley

S.No. Gorge Rift Valley
1 A deep, steep sided and narrow valley of a river formed in its upper course. A rift valley is formed as a result of subsidence sinking of the landmarks between the two blocks.
2 A gorge is formed due to erosion. A rift valley is formed due to faulting.
3 Gorge Example: Indus Gorge Rift Valley Example: The great rift valley of Africa

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Difference between Rift Valley vs Gorge

Gorge vs Rift Valley

Differences between Rift Valley vs Gorge

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