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2. what are the 3 types of weathering?

  • chemical/mechanical/biological
  • sedimentary/igneous/metamorphic

3. what are the products of frost shattering?

  • a residue of angular rock called scree
  • fragments of rocks

4. what are the products of pressure release?

  • fragments of rocks
  • angular rocks

5. what is root action?

  • what causes the mechanical and chemical of rocks by the wedging action of plant roots of penetrating into rocks.
  • is the action of an animal when it digs a hole and brings to the surface rock and soil particles.this facilitates weathering at greater depth, by providing access for atmospheric gases and water.


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