15 What is a sedimentary rock? Composed of sediments derived from pre-existing rocks or by the crystallization of minerals that were held in solutionsSediment- small, solid pieces of material that come from rocks or living thingsCan include fossils, leaves, etc.
16 How do the sediments turn into a rock? ErosionDepositionCompactionCementation
17 ErosionWater, wind, or ice loosen and carry away fragments of rock
18 DepositionThat’s when sediments stop traveling by water or wind and settle