Faults

  1. Define Fault.
    How are faults classified?
    Are faults older or younger than the rocks they cut?
    • -A break in the rock where movement has occured
    • -they are classified based on relative movement of 2 side.
    • -Faults are younger than the rocks they cut
  2. What type of fault is this?
    Label hanging and foot wall.
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  3. What type of fault is this?
    Label hanging and foot wall.
Author
saiya9
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235795
Card Set
Faults
Description
What are the 3 types of faults and how do they relate to plate tectonics?
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