Sedimentary rocks are types of rock that are formed by the deposition and
subsequent cementation of that material at the Earth's surface and within bodies
Breccia is a clastic sedimentary rock that is composed of large (over two-
millimeter diameter) angular fragments. The spaces between the large fragments
clastic sedimentary rocks chemical sedimentary rocks biological sedimentary ...
Refer to Sedimentary Rock Photos for more visual examples of each of these
Chemical sedimentary rocks form by precipitation of minerals from water.
Precipitation is when dissolved materials come out of water. For example: Take a
Sedimentary rocks are formed by sediment that is deposited over time, usually as
... Examples of sedimentary rocks include limestone, sandstone, mudstone, ...
How are sedimentary rocks different from other rocks? How and where do they
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Organic sedimentary rocks are sedimentary rocks formed from the remains of
organisms. The three types of organic sedimentary rock are limestone, chert and
Nonclastic sedimentary rocks form from chemical reactions, chiefly in the ocean.
Nonclastic and clastic sedimentary rocks are the only members of the rock ...
Organic sedimentary rocks form from the accumulation and lithification of organic
debris, such as leaves, roots, and other plant or animal material. Rocks that.
Sedimentary rocks form at or near the Earth's surface. Rocks made from particles
of eroded sediment are called clastic sedimentary rocks, rocks made from the ...