Phosphorite, phosphate rock or rock phosphate is a non-detrital sedimentary rock
which contains high amounts of ... There are some phosphorites that are very
small and have no distinctive granular t...
Question 1 0 out of 2 points Which rock type is most likely to have been deposited
in a high-energy environment (such as a very turbulent stream)? Selected ...
Mar 24, 2014 ... Which rock type is associated with a high-energy environment (such as a very
turbulent stream)?. conglomerate. which pair of minerals is most common in
detrital sedimentary rocks? Clay and quartz. Compaction would ...
Dec 8, 2014 ... A) more silicate minerals B) more variations in mineral types C) very small .... of
material in a mountain stream D) rocks that erode from the bottoms of .... Earth
Science Tarbuck 14th Edition Test Bank 41) Which rock type is associated with a
high-energy environment (such as a very turbulent stream)? A) ...
The fragments may be composed of single minerals, such as clay grains, mica
grains, quartz ... Most sedimentary rocks are derived by processes of weathering,
... that could be preserved in the sediment and thus give clues to the environment
of deposition. ... High energy (high velocity) currents can carry larger fragments.
Major Rock Types. ▫ Igneous rocks are ... There are two types of sedimentary
rocks: Clastic and Chemical. ▫ ... Recrystallization most often occurs during the
formation of chemical .... grains suggests that conglomerates form in high-energy
... energy environments such as steep-gradient streams, glacial flood deposits ...
Feb 22, 2015 ... Most of these sedimentary rocks that blanket much of the continents formed in the
last ... Biogenic sediments represent regional massive deposits associated with ...
of high relief, such as on alluvial fans, along mountain stream valleys, ..... "High
energy" environments include locations where water is flowin...
of sediments marking place where a stream moves from a steep gradient ... rock
that has been filled with mineral matter such as calcite, chalcedony, or quartz. ...
ray of energy leaves a surface after passing through it. ..... debris flow Fast-
moving, turbulent mass movement with ... one rock type, in situ, from a common
Three main types of rocks can be identified on the Earth's surface: igneous, ... In
this model, the formation of minerals starts with two different chemical sequences
at high .... It is caused by the quick release of potential energy through motion. ....
One of the most obvious landforms created by streams are the channels they ...
... to submillimeter scale. It is a fundamental feature of sedimentary rocks. ...
environment is characterized by a different sediment type. If this shoreline