Investigation 3: Rocks and Weathering

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This investigation will help you to:

To learn more about weathering, visit the following web sites:

Weathering, USGS
Information on weathering

Physical Weathering Images, Earth Science World Image Bank
Images on the physical weathering processes.

Processes of Weathering, University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Explore this professor's online lecture on the processes that occur during weathering.

Physical and Chemical Weathering, Georgia Perimeter College
Georgia Perimeter College's Dr. Pamela Gore explains weathering.

IES Rocks and Landforms Cover image
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