Google Earth Open the 2. Exploring Geology Using Geotours > I. Geologic Structures folder.
16. Strike-Slip Faults - Altyn Tagh Fault, China. The Problem 16 placemark highlights several streams that have been offset along the Altyn Tagh fault zone, a major strike-slip fault system that separates the Tibetan Plateau (south) and the Tarim Basin (north). Given the offset streams in the view, what is the sense of offset along this fault? a. left -lateral b. right-lateral