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Describe how weathering activity differs between climates.

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Describe how weathering activity differs between climates. Considering the various processes involved in both mechanical and chemical weathering, what are some specific environmental factors that influence or control the rate of weathering? And, of those factors, which would be most important? Give reasons.

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Weathering can be defined as; the continuing devastation of rocks under surface circumstances. It might include physical processes (known as; mechanical weathering, degeneration, disaggregation,...

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