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Sedimentary rock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Sedimentary rocks are types of rock that are formed by the deposition of material at the Earth's surface and within bodies of water. Sedimentary rocks have also been ...

Sedimentary Rocks | Pictures, Characteristics, Textures, Types

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A photo gallery of sedimentary rocks. Breccia, chert, coal, conglomerate, dolomite, flint, iron ore,limestone, oil shale, rock salt, sandstone, shale, siltstone.

Sedimentary Rock Facts for Kids - Information & Examples

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Sedimentary rocks are formed by sediment that is deposited over time, usually as layers at the bottom of lakes and oceans. This sediment can include minerals, small ...

What are Sedimentary Rocks? - Geology on About.com

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Sedimentary rocks are the second great rock class. Whereas igneous rocks are born hot, sedimentary rocks are born cool at the Earth's surface, mostly under ...

Sedimentary rock - ScienceDaily

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Sedimentary rocks include common types such as chalk, limestone, sandstone, clay and shale. Sedimentary rocks cover 75% of the Earth's surface.

Sedimentary rocks - USGS

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Sedimentary rocks Sedimentary rocks are formed from pre-existing rocks or pieces of once-living organisms. They form from deposits that ...

sedimentary rock | Britannica.com

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Sedimentary rock, rock formed at or near the Earth’s surface by the accumulation and lithification of sediment (detrital rock) or by the precipitation from solution ...

Sedimentary rock - New World Encyclopedia

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Sedimentary rocks make up a relatively thin layer of rock that covers about 75 percent of the Earth's land area. They provide important information about the history ...

Sediment and Sedimentary Rocks - New Orleans, LA

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The formation of a clastic sediment and sedimentary rocks involves five processes: Weathering - The first step is transforming solid rock into smaller ...

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Sedimentary rocks are rocks formed from sediment. They are deposited over time, and often show layers which can be seen in cliffs. Other types of rock are igneous ...