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GLG 101 Weathering and Erosion Checkpoint

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 1/31/11 Click to edit Master subtitle style Weathering and Erosion GLG 101 University of Phoenix Online Chastity Harper November 20, 2010
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 1/31/11 Weathering Mechanical  Chemical  Takes place when  rocks are broken down  Carbonation,  hydration, oxidation 
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 1/31/11 Erosion  Water  Wind
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 1/31/11 Ice Erosion The movement of glaciers Ice wedging; water is trapped in small rock cracks  that expand and freeze and cause the breaking of  rocks A major problem with mountains that are along  roads and cause rocks to drop into the road area
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 1/31/11 Difference Between Weathering and  Erosion Weathering  Erosion
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 1/31/11 References     Michael Pidwirny. Encyclopedia of Earth (2006). Retrieved November 19,
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Unformatted text preview: Unknown. Kids Geology (1998-2010). Retrieved November 19, 2010, from website: http://www.kidsgeo.com/geology-for-kids/0066-mechanical-weathering.php Penn State University. Agronomy Guide (2010). Retrieved November 20. 2010, from website: http://agguide.agronomy.psu.edu/cm/sec1/sec11d.cfm Unknown. Problem of Wind Erosion (2003). Retrieved November 21, 2010, from website: http://www.weru.ksu.edu/new_weru/problem/problem.shtml Unknown. Academic Kids ( 2008). Retrieved November 21, 2010, from website: http://academickids.com/encyclopedia/index.php/Erosion...
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