What are sedimentary rocks?

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Britannica Educational Publishing, in association with Rosen Educational Services,
Pub. Date:
First edition.
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 6.5 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
NC: Non-Conforming 1080L
A great introduction to a physical feature of the environment that tells us a great deal about the Earth's geological history, its current state, and the shape of things to come. Difficult concepts and new vocabulary are introduced and made readily accessible in a lively but information-rich narrative that is peppered with vivid imagery and diagrams. Intriguing questions for budding junior geologists to consider round out a title that reveals the history and mysteries that the soil and rocks all around us contain and can impart.
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Level 6.5, 0.5 Points
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NC: Non-Conforming 1080L
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Sedimentary rocks
title_display What are sedimentary rocks?
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Sedimentary rocks