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Rock Deformation & Mountains Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which type of fault is caused by shear stress?

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements regarding dome mountains is TRUE?

Question 3 3. Which is NOT a type of mountain?

Question 4 4. Which of the following choices BEST describes an isoclinal fold?

Question 5 5. Which answer choice best compares of recumbent and overturned folds?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is an example of hotspot mountain formation?

Question 7 7. Elasticity refers to a rock's _____.

Question 8 8. How does compressional stress cause a reverse fault?

Question 9 9. Tensional stress occurs when _____.

Question 10 10. Which of the following is not a type of stress that causes faults?

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Question 11 11. How are fold mountains formed?

Question 12 12. Ductile deformation occurs when _____.

Question 13 13. Which statement best describes rock deformation?

Question 14 14. Which type of stress causes normal faults?

Question 15 15. Which of the following describes the process of subduction?

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Question 16 16. What causes rock to fold?

Question 17 17. For a reverse fault, the _____ moves upward relative to the _____.

Question 18 18. Which of the following is the best description of the process that causes rock to fold?

Question 19 19. Which of the following environments is LEAST likely to lead a rock to become brittle?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT true about geological folds?

Rock Deformation & Mountains Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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