Sedimentary Rocks. By: Morgan Allison Yaziel Cervantez Samiya Wingfield Mason Gooden. What Are Sedimentary Rocks. Over time the layer of sand and mud at the bottom of lakes and oceans turned into rocks these are called sedimentary rocks . How are sedimentary rocks formed.
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By: Morgan Allison
Over time the layer of sand and mud at the bottom of lakes and oceans turned into rocks these are called sedimentary rocks
These little bits of our earth are washed downstream where they settle to the bottom of the rivers, lakes, and oceans. Layer after layer of earth is deposited on top of each. These layers are pressed down more and more through time, until the bottom layers slowly turn into rock.
Sandstone, Limestone, Shale, Coal, and
Sedimentary rocks are mostly found in lakes or oceans. On the map at the bottom you can see that most folks in the USA live where sedimentary rocks are. They are found all over the world
Rocks fit into my life by building roads to drive on so we can get from place to place. Rocks also provide certain minerals that help make soap, toothpaste, and salt for our food. Rocks are also used in buildings to provide us with schools, hospitals, and shelter.