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Title: THE ROCK CYCLE AND SEDIMENTARY ROCKS


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THE ROCK CYCLE AND SEDIMENTARY ROCKS
B20c
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SEDIMENTARY ROCKS
  • WEATHERING
  • breaking down of rocks (big to little)
  • EROSION
  • Movement of pieces
  • DEPOSITION
  • pieces laid down in layers
  • SEDIMENTS

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  • SEDIMENTS
  • hortizontal layers of broken rock
  • COMPACTION
  • small pieces stick together when pressed
    by weight of layers above
  • CEMENTATION
  • minerals grow between large pieces, acting like a
    natural glue
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