Asked in Geology
How can soil formation could be considered part of the rock cycle?
Soil is formed by rocks and it includes mostly rocks and rocks are in rockcycle and the rockcycle is a never ending process. NEVERENDING means that it never ends. ...
Asked in Geology, Erosion and Weathering
Distinguish between weathering and erosion?
1 - Weathering is a process of breaking down of bigger rocks into smaller particles of soil . Thus , it is a process of formation of soil. It is a very long process. Soil erosion is washing away of soil by agents like excessive water & wind , when soil is left uncovered or when deforestation occurs . 2 - Weathering is a beneficial process but soil erosion is a harmful , destroying & futile process . ...