strike-slip, where the offset is predominantly horizontal, parallel to the fault trace.
dip-slip, offset is predominantly vertical and/or ...
A transform fault is a type of strike-slip fault wherein the relative horizontal slip is
accommodating the movement between two ocean ridges or other tectonic ...
A close look at faults helps geologists to understand how the tectonic plates have
moved relative to one another. Types of movement of crustal blocks that can ...
Sep 25, 2014 ... Faults are categorized into three general groups based on the sense of slip or
movement. Descriptions of the three types of faults that cause ...
There are four types of earthquake faults, which are differentiated by the relative
position of the fault plane -- that is, the flat surface along which there's a slip ...
We call a rupture of the surface by a fault a fault scarp and identifying scarps is ....
The style of faulting is an indicator of rock deformation and reflects the type of ...
Two types of faults are responsible for earthquakes. Surface faults are those that
break the ground surface, revealing how the rocks' original position was offset.
Feb 21, 2016 ... 1. Fault Types with Diagrams. 2. Earthquakes in a Nutshell. 3. All About the San
Andreas Fault. 4. About the Hayward Fault of California. 5.
In this video lesson you will identify different faults and the types of stress that
cause them. You will also see examples of the effects these...
There are three main types of faults, based on how adjacent blocks of rock move
relative to each other. The San Andreas Fault—made infamous by the 1906 ...