RADIAL & CENTRIPETAL PATTERN

RADIAL PATTERN

Commonly found where the rivers flow outwards in all directions and downhills from a high point (crater of volcano)

Pattern resembles the spokes of bicycle.

radial and centripetal


CENTRIPETAL PATTERN

The opposite of radial pattern .

The stream drain into a basin or depression or a crater lake.

The pattern resembles the spoke of a bicycle wheels

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