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Plate Bounderies

What is another word for Converging? Compression
What is another word for Transform? Shearing
What is another word for Divergent? Tension
What does Converging cause? Reverse Fault
What does Shearing cause? Strike - Slip Fault
What does Tension cause? Normal Fault
What are some examples of Reverse Fault? Hanging Wall, Foot Wall
What are some examples of Normal Fault? Foot Wall, Hanging Wall
What is the circle of volcanoes and earthquakes called? Ring of Fire
What is a fault? A fracture in a zone between 2 blocks
What do faults cause? Quick movement along fault lines cause Earthquakes
What fit under the Normal Fault category? Death Valley in California
What fit under the Reverse Fault category? Sierra Madre fault zone is CA, Created San Gabriel Mountains!
What fit under the Strike - Slip Fault category? San Andreas Fault
Created by: TrevG



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