Geo CH 5

  1. Sedimentary Enviornments
    • Continental
    • Shoreline
    • Marine
  2. Continental Enviornment
    • lake
    • desert
    • glacier
  3. Shoreline Enviornment
    • Delta
    • Beach
    • Tidal flat
  4. Marine Envoirnment
    • Deep Sea
    • Continental Shelf
    • organic reef
  5. Sedimentary structures
    • Cross Bedding
    • Graded bedding
    • ripples
  6. Cross bedding
    deposited by winds or water
  7. graded bedding
    deposited by dense, muddy
  8. ripples
    small ridges of sand or silt
  9. weathering creates
    sediments
  10. Diagenesis
    chemical and physical changes that result from increasing temperatures and pressures as they are buried deeper
  11. 3 Sedimentary rocks
    • Siliclastic
    • Biological
    • Chemical
  12. biological sediment
    limestone
  13. chemical sediment
    coal
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Card Set
Geo CH 5
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