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The geological principle that the same geologic processes that operate today operated in the past to change Earth's surface
Causes of Chemical Weathering (Hint: There Are 5)
(1) Action of water; (2) Oxygen; (3) Carbon Dioxide; (4) Living Organisms; (5) Acid Rain
The type of weathering in which rock is physically broken into smaller pieces
Causes of Mechanical Weathering (Hint: There Are 5)
(1) Freezing and thawing; (2) Release of pressure; (3) Plant growth; (4) Actions of animals; (5) Abrasion
Earth materials deposited by erosion. Sediment may consist of pieces of rock or soil or the remains of plants and animals.
The movement of water and sediment down a beach caused by waves coming in to shore at an angle
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