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Sedimentary Rocks Study Guide – GEOL 1001.4 Spring 2009 Terms to know and understand: Jointing Hydrolysis Soil Clastic Sedimentary Rock Bedforms Some important questions to examine: How does sediment form on Earth? What are the different types of weathering that act on rocks? In what ways do living systems impact sediment and sedimentary rocks?
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Unformatted text preview: What are some examples of ancient environments that might be inferred from a simple understanding of sediment, sedimentary structures, and sedimentary strata? What factors control the formation of soil?...
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This note was uploaded on 05/13/2011 for the course GEOL 1001 taught by Professor Baksi during the Fall '07 term at LSU.

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