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Unformatted text preview: Are the rocks shortened or stretched when a reverse fault is produced? Define the geologic meaning of the term strike. Describe a strike-slip fault. Describe the difference between a right-lateral strike-slip fault and a left-lateral strike-slip fault. Identify the type of fault that would be expected at the different types of plate boundaries. Define the following: craton; passive continental margin; active continental margin....
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course GLG 141 taught by Professor Holm during the Fall '08 term at Miami University.
- Fall '08