Fold - Environmental Geology - Lecture Slides, Slides for Earth Sciences

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Description: In these Lecture Slides, following key points are discussed : Fold, Interpreting Folds, Open Fold, Isoclinal Fold, Overturned Fold, Recumbent Fold, Fractures in Rock, Joints, Columnar Jointing, Sheet Jointing
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• Interpreting folds – Open fold – Isoclinal fold – Overturned fold – Recumbent fold

Fractures in rock • Joints

– Columnar jointing – Sheet jointing – Joint set

Faults Dip-slip faults- normal and reverse

Footwall vs. hanging wall Normal fault

• Graben; Rift • Horst ; fault-block mountain range

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