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Q: Which one of the following is a source of chemical weathering? A. The growth of mosses in the cracks of rocks B. The abrasion of running water C. Water freezing in the cracks of exposed
rocks D. The effects of acid from decaying animals
A: C. The effects of acid from decaying animals Chemical weathering is the dissolution, carbonation, oxidation, or hydrolysis of rock and mineral by chemical means only, mostly from reactions with water or the acids contained in rainwater. [ Other materials are formed in the process. Warm, tropical climates are ideal environments for chemical weathering to take place as the chemical reactions
are quickened by the bountiful rain and warm temperatures. Water, oxygen, carbon dioxide, living organisms, and acid precipitation. ]
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User: Which one of the following is a source of chemical weathering? A. The growth of mosses in the cracks of rocks B. The abrasion of running water C. Water freezing in the cracks of exposed rocks D. The effects of acid from decaying animals

Weegy: C. The effects of acid from decaying animals Chemical weathering is the dissolution, carbonation, oxidation, or hydrolysis of rock and mineral by chemical means only, mostly from reactions with water or the acids contained in rainwater. [ Other materials are formed in the process. Warm, tropical climates are ideal environments for chemical weathering to take place as the chemical reactions are quickened by the bountiful rain and warm temperatures. Water, oxygen, carbon dioxide, living organisms, and acid precipitation. ]
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