5 Written Questions
4 Multiple Choice Questions
- a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other
- A geological fault in which the upper side appears to have been pushed upward by compression
- location of two normal faults that dip towards each other, horst is the ridge, graben is the valley
- Forms when a normal faults uplift a block of rock.
4 True/False Questions
fold mountains → Formed when magma collects and pushes the rock layers above it into a rounded-dome shape.
syncline → a downward fold in rock formed by compression in earth's crust
normal fault → a type of fault where the hanging wall slides downward; caused by tension in the crust
reverse fault → a type of fault where the hanging wall slides upward; caused by compression in the crust