6 PROCESSES OF PHYSICAL OR MECHANICAL WEATHERING

Mechanical or physical weathering is any of the various weathering processes that cause physical disintegration of the exposed without any change in the chemical composition of rocks. The following are 6 processes of physical/mechanical weathering. Frost action (freeze/thaw effect) – this is the breaking of rock due to pressure exerted by freezing water into rock … Continue reading 6 PROCESSES OF PHYSICAL OR MECHANICAL WEATHERING