Chapter 8 struc

Chapter 8 struc - Geology 3443 Spring 2006 Chapter 8 Faults...

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Geology 3443 Spring 2006 Introduction 1. Give a brief definition of each of the following terms: a) Fault, b) fault zone, c) shear zone 2. Why are faults important? 3. Terminology: List each term in boldface as well as each term in tables 8.1 and 8.2. Make sure you understand their meaning. 4. Draw and label the symbols for faults on maps 5. List the bold face terms in this section and make sure you understand their meaning. Fault Separation and Net Slip 6. What is the difference between fault slip and fault separation? 7. List the bold face terms as well as the terms in table 8.3 and make sure you understand their meaning. Fault Bends and fault terminations 8. List the bold face terms in sections 8.2.4 and 8.2.5 and make sure you understand their meaning. Characteristics of faults and fault zones Brittle Fault Rocks 9. List the bold face terms and make sure you understand their meaning. Slickensides and slip lineations
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This note was uploaded on 01/03/2011 for the course GEOL 3443 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at UT Arlington.

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Chapter 8 struc - Geology 3443 Spring 2006 Chapter 8 Faults...

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