Geologic Mapping C

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Re: Geologic Mapping C

Post by UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » January 4th, 2019, 2:56 pm

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Things2do wrote: Thanks. What is a Geologic Map?
A geologic map is a map showing geologic features, often marking rock clusters with letters showing the age at which they formed and (e.g.) indicating strike and dip at various locations
Correct, except for punctuation at the end.
What are dip-slip and strike-slip

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Re: Geologic Mapping C

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Things2do wrote:
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A geologic map is a map showing geologic features, often marking rock clusters with letters showing the age at which they formed and (e.g.) indicating strike and dip at various locations
Correct, except for punctuation at the end.
What are dip-slip and strike-slip
Dip slip is a angled fault where the rocks have mostly travel vertically.
Strike slip is a mostly vertical fault upon which the rocks mostly have moved horizontally.
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Re: Geologic Mapping C

Post by UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » January 4th, 2019, 5:03 pm

Things2do wrote:
UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F wrote:
Things2do wrote: Correct, except for punctuation at the end.
What are dip-slip and strike-slip
Dip slip is a angled fault where the rocks have mostly travel vertically.
Strike slip is a mostly vertical fault upon which the rocks mostly have moved horizontally.
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Re: Geologic Mapping C

Post by naddruf » January 18th, 2019, 10:02 pm

I'll start.

What is boudinage and what causes it?

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Re: Geologic Mapping C

Post by UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » January 19th, 2019, 9:51 am

naddruf wrote:I'll start.

What is boudinage and what causes it?
Boudinage is a structure caused by extensional stress.

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Re: Geologic Mapping C

Post by naddruf » January 19th, 2019, 11:38 am

Good! Your turn.

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Re: Geologic Mapping C

Post by UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » January 19th, 2019, 2:59 pm

Where is new oceanic crust created?

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Re: Geologic Mapping C

Post by Things2do » January 19th, 2019, 7:10 pm

Sorry that I forgot about that last answer...
[spoiler]Mid ocean ridges?[/spoiler]
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Re: Geologic Mapping C

Post by UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » January 19th, 2019, 8:39 pm

Things2do wrote:Sorry that I forgot about that last answer...
[spoiler]Mid ocean ridges?[/spoiler]
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Re: Geologic Mapping C

Post by Things2do » January 20th, 2019, 12:11 pm

Where is oceanic crust destroyed?
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