Tectonics_study_guide_2019-2020.doc - Name Sirjan Kaur Date Block 4 Plate Tectonics Part 1 Test Study Guide Please use this guide as well as your notes

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Name Sirjan Kaur Date 12/17/19 Block 4 Plate Tectonics Part 1 Test Study Guide Please use this guide as well as your notes to study for this test. The first part will be on Wednesday/Thursday December 18 th /19 th Part One: Fill-in 1. What are forces within the Earth's crust that push, pull, or twist the crust? Tension, compression, and shearing 2. What is it called when rock's shape, volume, or position changes due to stress? Strain 3. What are 3 types of stress? Shearing, Compression, and Tension. a. Which type of stress pulls on rocks? tension b. Which type of stress squeezes rocks? Compression c. Which type of rock twists rocks? Shearing 4. What is a word for a break in a rock? Fault a. In which type fault does the hanging wall move downward? Normal fault b. In which type of fault does the hanging wall move upward? Reverse fault c. What is another name for a lateral fault? Strike slip fault 5. What do we call a bend in rock? Folding a. what is an upward fold? anticline b. what is a downward fold? syncline 6. What is a sudden shaking of the Earth's crust?
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