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Weathering and Its 3 Types

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When I was young I used to go to my village with my family found more uneven areas as compared to today. Now I found more plains than that time. Our Earth was not like today we saw it. This is a result of so many physical, chemical, and biological changes. Weathering plays a vital role in this process. Definition of Weathering— The process of breakdown of the earth’s surface or hard rocks into small pieces on its own place with the help of the sun, soil, snow, wind, and biological organisms is known as weathering. The disintegration and decomposition process of rocks came into weathering. Types of Weathering The process of weathering can be divided into three types are as follows: Physical or Mechanical weathering Chemical weathering Biological weathering We will discuss one by one, about each type, in detail. Physical or Mechanical weathering This type of weathering occurs due to the physical force on rocks. The main agents/ factors of physical weathering are frost, insolation, and pr