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Mechanical Weathering

Mechanical weathering breaks down rocks and minerals without changing their chemical composition; for example, by ice wedging.

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Regolith Formation Lesson Plan
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Students determine the effects of erosion on regolith formation and deposition on Earth as well as regolith formation on the Moon by meteoritic activity.
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