Where do sedimentary rocks minerals and materials for creation come from?
What is created when weathering products are redistributed?
Evaporates and biochemical rocks
If ions in a solution is the weathering product, what type of sedimentary rock is formed?
Conflomerates, sandstones, and siltstones
if resistates are the product of weathering, what type of sedimentary rock is formed?
if new minerals are the product of weathering, what type of sedimentary rock is formed?
Erosion, transportation, deposition, and lithification
What are the four major sedimentary processes?
Weathering and erosion
Of the four major sedimentary processes which is responsible for production and initial movement?
Gravity, wind, water and ice
name the four possible ways of transportation of sedimentary rocks?
Rivers, beaches, and deltas all help with what major sedimentary process?
What is it called when the different pieces of a sedimentary rock is cemented and compacted together?
Compaction and cementation
What are the two major processes of lithification?