Biology: The Unity and Diversity of Life (14th Edition)

Published by Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
ISBN 10: 1305073959
ISBN 13: 978-1-30507-395-1

Chapter 46 - Self-Quiz - Page 837: 11


c. sedimentary rock

Work Step by Step

Erosion and weathering act on rocks to release phosphates into the soil as well as water sources such as lakes and rivers. The dissolved phosphates are carried to the ocean. Phosphorus is eventually returned to the rocks.
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