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Desert Processes:

Freeze-thaw Weathering:

  • Freeze-thaw Weathering occurs during the night time when temperatuers fall below freezing.
  • These are the steps:
    • During the day moisture is collected into the cracks of rocks.
    • When water freezes it expands, this puts stress on the crack and eventually


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