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Interpreting Detrital Sedimentary Rocks and the Sedimentary Facies Coneept 8 essentially a synonym for mudrock). A means that the sand/shale ratio is <1, B means the sand/shale ratio is between I and 2, and C means that the sand/shale ratio is>2 3.) The archived data also include crude estimates of the sand/shale ratio (shale in this case is NY .C.C PA OH MD 50 km How does the intervals sand/shale ratio relate to the direction of sediment transport? What does this tell you about the distribution of average depositional energy in the basin when these rocks were deposited?
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