How is weathering similar to erosion?

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Weathering is the contravention of rocks by water, ice, chemicals, plants and varying temperature while erosion is the method by which weathered rock and soil are shifted from one place to another. Both are similar since they involve earth and the atmosphere to take place.
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they can tear away things and stuff like that.
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Land surface is affected by both the phenomena.In one process,land surface is broken whereas in the other case,broken land particles are transported from one place to another.
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At the most basic level of similarity, mechanical weathering and chemical weathering perform the same function: they break rock down into smaller and smaller pieces. Both types of
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Deterioration. Weathering is dulling / fading the material, erosion is loss of amount / strength of material, weakening the material. Anonymous
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