Erosion or weathering.
It's called chemical weathering. Think acid rain.
no, that is weathering. Erosion is the process of moving objects from the crust like rocks to different locations.
the process is called weathering when the rocks break down
This process is called Weathering.
Erosion is the wearing away of rocks by wind and water, which causes them to break down and form soil.
The process by which rocks are worn down and altered over a period of time is called
The type of chemical weathering that breaks down rocks is acid.
The general term for the breakdown of rocks is "weathering".
The process that breaks down rock above the earths surface are numerous and could be generally reffered to as Exogenous Processes, they include, Weathering, Denudation and Mass-wasting.
It is called weathering.
its the forces in nature that keep breaking rocks in smaller pieces.
It breaks down the rocks
It is the process of weathering.
It is actually called weathering, but if your talking about the process of rocks breaking down into smaller pieces by physical means it is called Mechanical Weathering, by chemical means it is called Chemical Weathering.
The process that breaks down granite into sediments is weathering.