Faults, Stresses & Movements
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  • Question 1
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    Q. The block of rock that lies below a fault is called
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    hanging wall
    foot wall
  • Question 2
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    Q. The block of rock that lies above a fault is called
    answer choices
    hanging wall
    foot wall
  • Question 3
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    Q. The stress force that pushes the crust where two plates are moving apart
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    tension
    compression
    shearing
  • Question 4
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    Q. The stress force that pushes the crust where two plates are moving together
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    tension
    compression
    shear
  • Question 5
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    Q. The stress force that pulls plates past one another sideways is called
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    shear
    compression
    tension
  • Question 6
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    Q. A fault caused by rocks moving together
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    normal fault
    reverse fault
    slip strike fault
  • Question 7
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    Q. a fault caused by rocks moving away from each other
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    strike slip fault
    reverse fault 
    normal fault
  • Question 8
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    Q. What type of stress is this?
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    compression
    shearing
    tension
  • Question 9
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    Q. What type of stress is this?
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    compression
    shearing
    tension
  • Question 10
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    Q.
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    normal fault
    reverse fault
    strike-slip fault
  • Question 11
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    Q.
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    normal fault
    reverse fault
    strike-slip fault
  • Question 12
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    Q. What type of stress causes these folds?
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    compression
    shearing
    tension
  • Question 13
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    Q.
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    normal fault
    reverse fault
    strike-slip fault
  • Question 14
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    Q.
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    normal fault
    reverse fault
    strike-slip fault
  • Question 15
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    Q.
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    normal fault
    reverse fault
    strike-slip fault
  • Question 16
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    Q.
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    normal fault
    reverse fault
    strike-slip fault
  • Question 17
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    Q. A force that acts on rock to change its shape or volume?
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    stress
    focus
    friction
    fracture
  • Question 18
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    Q. Stress that stretches rock so that it becomes thinner in the middle!
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    tension
    compression
    sheear
    rubber-binder
  • Question 19
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    Q. Stress that pushes masses of rock in opposite directions, in a sideways movement?
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    shear
    compression
    tension
    constriction
  • Question 20
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    Q. A type of fault where the hanging wall slides down...caused by tension.
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    normal fault
    strike-slip fault
    reversynclinese fault
  • Question 21
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    Q. The type of stress that squeezes and shortens a body is __
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    compression.
    tension.
    shear.
    deposition.
  • Question 22
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    Q. How does a reverse fault form?
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    The hanging wall moves upward relative to the footwall.
    Compression thrusts the fault into reverse.
    Blocks slide past each other.
    The hanging wall moves downward relative to the footwall.
  • Question 23
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    Q. The cat is standing on the...
    answer choices
    foot wall
    hanging wall
    left
    weirdest elevator ever
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