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WEATHERING
WEATHERING
BREAKDOWN OF
ROCK INTO
SMALLER PIECES
is the
SLOW
PROCESS
is an extremely
can be classified as
PHYSICAL
WEATHERING
takes
CHEMICAL
WEATHERING
THOUSANDS
OF YEARS
is caused by
is caused by
PLANT ROOTS
ICE
ANIMALS
TEMPERATURE
CHANGE
ACIDS
dissolve
ROCK
result from
cause
HEAVY INDUSTRY
& AUTOMOBILES
ROCKS TO
CRACK
produces
ACID RAIN
FERTILIZERS
DECAYING PLANTS
& ANIMALS
influence
CHEMISTRY OF
GROUND WATER
AND RIVERS
CHEMISTRY
OF SOIL
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EROSION
EROSION
contributes to
wearing down
results in the
LANDFORMS
MOVEMENT &
DEPOSITION OF
WEATHERED ROCKS
is carried out by the "forces" of
WIND
RUNNING
WATER
GRAVITY
speeds up
the flow
of
ICE
carry & deposit
travels at
includes
results in
formation
of
include
SEDIMENTS
influences
amount of
DIFFERENT
SPEEDS
GLACIERS
GULLIES
SAND
SOIL
ROCK
CLAY
VALLEYS
acts as an
such as
ABRASIVE
FORCE
piles up
to form
SAND DUNES
make up
DESERTS
CANYONS
GRAND
CANYON
move in a
DOWNHILL
DIRECTION
breaks
drags &
deposits
MATERIALS
ELSEWHERE