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    Kn fold mountains Kn fold mountains Presentation Transcript

    • Fold Mountains
      • What are fold mountains?
      • How are fold mountains formed?
      • How do people live in fold mountains?
    • Collision zones
    • How do they form?
      • At a collision margin (another word for a plate boundary) 2 continental plates are pushing towards each other.
      • Because they are the same density (weight) neither of them can sink so the SQUEEZE upwards making fold mountains
    • Formation
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    • Key terms
      • Deposition
      • Geosyncline
      • Sedimentary rock
      • Compressional plate boundary
      • Anticline
      • Syncline
    • Tasks
      • Log on to KN and complete the task sheets.
      • Use the guide sheets to help you
    • Plenary… make sure you can answer the following questions
      • What 2 plate boundaries form fold mountains?
      • What type of rocks make up fold mountains?
      • What is a geosyncline ?
      • Can you name 3 examples of fold mountains and say what continents they are in.