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Assignment 4 Earthquakes1. A) Define a fault and describe a normal fault and a reverse fault.
B) How do dip-slip faults differ from strike-slip faults?
C) Define stress and strain.
D) What type of dip slip fault is illustrated in the diagram below? Wouldthis type of fault most commonly occur in Utah? Why or why not?
2. To accurately record seismic waves part of a seismograph must bestationary. The principle that explains the stationary object is _____________.
3. A) List the two typesofbody wavesanddiscuss how each movesthrough material..

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