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Sedimentary Rocks Sedimentary Rocks Layered rocks originating at Earth’s surface
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Sedimentary Rocks Sedimentary Rocks Sedimentary Environments Climate Ancient Life Economic Deposits Provide Information On: Provide Information On:
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Common Sedimentary Environments Common Sedimentary Environments continental, shoreline, marine continental, shoreline, marine
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Principle of Principle of Faunal Succession: Faunal Succession: Vertical ordering of fossil taxa in the geologic record, reflecting the process of evolution and extinction.
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Turning Sediments into Sedimentary Rocks Turning Sediments into Sedimentary Rocks Basin
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Igneous  rock Lake Beach Delta Coral reefs Continental shelf Metamorphic rock Continental  margin Particles of rock created by weathering… ...are transported downhill by erosion… …and deposited as layers of sediment… …where they  form bedding.
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course SCIENCE 460:100 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Rutgers.

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