Unformatted text preview: horst- footwall and hangwall Reverse- down on the left, up on the right, hanging wall is higher Strike slip faults ? Seismic waves Surface waves- travel along earth surface- cause buildings to fall Body waves (S)- travel outward from the focus in all directions through earth’s interior- not through liquid (P) Waves- push-pull, move parallel to wave motion- fastest – through solids and liquids Rope- particles move perpendicular Rayleigh waves- up and down Love waves- Side to side Epicenter- where the earth quake is located Half lives Simple dating question...
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- Fall '09
- Geology, Seismic Waves, Metamorphism- rock cycle, horst- footwall, Geology- relative dating