Which among the following generally occur in-situ?
3.Mass Wasting
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Answer: [A] Only 1

Weathering is the breaking down of Rocks, soils and minerals through “direct Contact” with the atmosphere of the earth. It occurs in situ, means there is no movement involved.  Erosion is is distinct from erosion which involves the movement of rocks and minerals such as water, ice, wind and gravity.  Mass wasting involves the movement of the rocks and particles across a slope due to gravity.

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