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Climate and Soil formation

Arid Zone: In arid regions where days are very hot and nights are cool, the rocks shatter mainly by the influence of unequal expansions and contraction. The soil thus produced contains the grain of minerals which are disintegrated from the original rock. The surface layers of such soil often become hard due to the crystallization …