Ch 12: Rock Deformation and Mountain Building: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Rock Deformation and Mountain Building chapter of this Earth Science Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about rock deformation and mountain building. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long, and they teach all of the mountain building processes and rock deformation types required in a typical earth science course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other earth science work.
  • Identify the rock deformation and mountain building concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our earth science tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about rock deformation and mountain building and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding rock deformation causes, geological folds, tensional and compressional faults, island arcs, volcanic arcs or any other rock deformation and mountain building topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their earth science learning
  • Prefer learning earth science visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their rock deformation and mountain building unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in earth science
  • Don't have access to their earth science teacher outside of class

Why it works:

  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning about rock deformation and mountain building simple and fun.
  • Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  • Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live earth science tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn about rock deformation and mountain building on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the causes and types of rock deformation.
  • Describe the causes and types of geologic folds.
  • Identify the causes and types of geologic faults.
  • Understand the process of mountain building.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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