[Answer] The red sedimentary rocks of Western Australia resulted from the combination of oxygen and _____.

Answer: iron
The red sedimentary rocks of Western Australia resulted from the combination of oxygen and _____.
Thu Jul 18 2002 14:30:00 GMT-0400 (Eastern Daylight Time) · Stromatolites (/ s t r oʊ ˈ m æ t ə l aɪ t s s t r ə-/) or stromatoliths (from Greek στρῶμα strōma “layer stratum” (GEN στρώματος strōmatos) and λίθος líthos ” rock “) are layered sedimentary formations that are created by photosynthetic cyanobacteria.These microorganisms produce adhesive compounds that cement sand and other rocky materials to form mineral …
Components. Australia s geology can be divided into several main sections: the Archaean cratonic shields Proterozoic fold belts and sedimentary basins Phanerozoic sedimentary basins and Phanerozoic metamorphic and igneous rocks .. Australia as a separate continent began to form after the breakup of Gondwana in the Permian with the separation of the continental landmass from the African …
The Great Oxidation Event (GOE) sometimes also called the Great Oxygenation Event Oxygen Catastrophe Oxygen Crisis Oxygen Holocaust or Oxygen Revolution was a time period when the Earth’s atmosphere and the shallow ocean first experienced a rise in oxygen approximately 2.4–2.0 Ga (billion years ago) during the Paleoproterozoic era. Geological isotopic and chemical evidence …
Tue Feb 25 2003 13:30:00 GMT-0500 (Eastern Standard Time) · Biofuel is fuel that is produced through contemporary processes from biomass rather than by the very slow geological processes involved in the formation of fossil fuels such as oil.Since biomass technically can be used as a fuel directly (e.g. wood logs) some people use the terms biomass and biofuel interchangeably. More often than not however the word biomass simply denotes the …
Laterite is both a soil and a rock type rich in iron and aluminum and is commonly considered to have formed in hot and wet tropical areas. Nearly all laterites are of rusty- red coloration because of high iron oxide content. They develop by intensive and prolonged weathering of the underlying parent …

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