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1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. How many of the following represent weathering? 1. frost wedging 2. Exfoliation due to unloading 3. A river carrying small rock particles downstream 4. A landslide 5. Hydrolysis of feldspar 6. Wind blowing sand around in a dust storm 7. Oxidation of the paint on your car 8. Dissolution of limestone by acid rain
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1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. How many of the following represent erosion? 1. frost wedging 2. Exfoliation due to unloading 3. A river carrying small rock particles downstream 4. A landslide 5. Hydrolysis of feldspar 6. Wind blowing sand around in a dust storm 7. Oxidation of the paint on your car 8. Dissolution of limestone by acid rain
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1. As a large batholith cools, it contracts and causes formation of columnar joints 2. Many thin layers of basaltic magma are “pushed up” to form a dome. 3. As water freezes, it expands and causes domes to form in granitic terrains. 4. As the rocks covering a large batholith are removed by erosion, the pressure decreases and the rock expands causing fractures to form like layers on an onion. 5. As the rocks covering a large batholith are removed by erosion, the temperature increases and the rock expands causing fractures to form like layers on an onion. Which one of the following best describes the formation of
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course GEOL 101 taught by Professor Olinsky during the Spring '08 term at Texas A&M.

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Ch06ClickerQuestions - How many of the following represent...

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