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Noes And Thomass
Noes And Thomass
Noes And Thomass
Noes And Thomass
Noes And Thomass
Noes And Thomass
Noes And Thomass
Noes And Thomass
Noes And Thomass
Noes And Thomass
Noes And Thomass
Noes And Thomass
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  • 1. Earthquakes All about earthquakes By: Noe Mexicano and Thomas Gainey
  • 2. Compression
    • Stress that squeezes rock until it folds or breaks.
  • 3. Normal Fault
    • Normal fault is
    • In a normal fault the hanging wall slips down relative to the foot wall
  • 4. Strike Slip Fault
    • Strike slip fault is Rock on either side
    • Of a rock strike slip fault
    • Slip past each other
  • 5. Reverse fault
    • A reverse fault the hanging wall moves up relative to the foot wall.
  • 6. Plateau
    • A plateau is a large area of flat land elavaeated high above sea level.
  • 7. Syncline
    • A downward fold in a rock formed by compression In earth’s crust.
  • 8. Stress
    • Stress is a face that acts on rock to change it’s shape or volume
  • 9. Tension
    • Tension pulls on the crust stretching rock so that it becomes thinner in the middle
  • 10. Shearing
    • Shearing- can cause masses of rock
    • to slip.
    Click here to watch a earth quake video
  • 11. Anticline
    • A fold in rock that bends upward into an
    • Arch is an anticline.
  • 12. Hanging wall
    • The block of rock that the upper half
    • Of a fault.
  • 13. Recourses
    • http://earthsci.org/education/teacher/basicgeol/deform/syncline.gif
    • http://www.readygenesee.com/images/earthquake.jpg
    • http://www.durangobill.com/AncestralRivers/AfricaLufira.jpg
    http://www.dukelabs.com/Abstracts%20and%20Papers/19Primer_files/image002.jpg http://www.disastervideo.net/earthquake-car.php

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