Published 12.05.2018 on subject Chemistry by Guest

A sediment sample dominated by microscopic lithogenous sediment grains would be classified as a ___________.

Answered by Guest

A sediment sample dominated by microscopic lithogenous sediment grains would be classified as a pelagic deposit.
The word pelagic refers to the open seas and oceans, so these sediments can be found in such waters. It relates to rocks found deep in waters far from the shore.