Geo Lab Exam 2
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What does Q mean?
What does A mean?
cross sectional area
What is the formula for Q?
A + velocity=Q
What are the 3 types of sedimentary rocks?
How are clastic rocks made?
particles cemented together naturally by minerals
How are biogenic rocks formed?
with the help of organisms
How are chemical rocks formed?
minerals left after water seperation
What are the modes of classification for sedimentary rocks?
What is mechanical weathering?
weathering by natural causes like wind and water
What is chemical weathering?
where the chemical makeup is being changed by any other ions or chemicals
What is the angle of repose?
the maximum angle a hill can be sloped until mass wasting occurs
What are some engineering feats that can stabilize a slope?
- poles into bedrock
- add root plants or trees
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