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Department
Geology
Course
GEOL 1001
Professor
All Professors
Semester
Fall

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Sedimentary rocks format surface 8 volume of crustFossil fuels coalLot of drinking waterConstruction road tunnels houses buildingsTypes of Sedimentary rockIClastic sedimentary rock Cementation of loose particles oMineral or rock fragmentso5 steps of making clastic rock1Weathering disintegration of bedrock2Erosionseparates debris from substrate1Removal of disintegrated bed rock2Fall by gravity scouring by water ice3Movement by air water ice4Dissolution3Transportation1The path the sediment moves2Gravity water ice and wind carry particles3Velocity and viscosity of the medium4Deposition1Sediment settles out of solution2Water velocity drops3Ice melts5Lithification1BurialcompactionoSqueezes out all the water and air
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