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Unformatted text preview: each of these two rock types. Please be as specific as possible. (Hint: focus on chemical weathering, and think of the minerals contained in each rock, and how each will weather). (iii) Which of these two rock types will produce a thicker soil upon weathering? Why? (iv) What are the products (i.e. minerals, ions, etc.) of weathering of each of these two rock types? Which of these products are likely to remain in the soil (i.e. are residual)?...
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- Fall '08