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Seven Paper Models that Describe Faulting of the Earth

By Tau Rho Alpha* and John C. Lahr, Open-file Report 90-257-A

Teacher's guide

Right-lateral strike-slip strike-slip fault pattern

Right-lateral strike-slip fault pattern

Right-lateral strike-slip strike-slip fault directions

Right-lateral strike-slip fault diections

Right-lateral strike-slip fault diections


Left-lateral strike-slip strike-slip fault pattern

Left-lateral strike-slip fault diections

Left-lateral strike-slip fault model directions

Left-lateral strike-slip fault diections

Left-lateral strike-slip fault diections

Left-lateral strike-slip fault diections


Oblique-slip fault pattern

Oblique-slip fault diections

Oblique-slip fault model directions

Oblique-slip fault diections

Oblique-slip fault diections

Oblique-slip fault diections

Oblique-slip fault diections

Oblique-slip fault diections


Horst pattern

Horst diections

Horst model directions

Horst diections

Horst diections

Horst diections

Horst diections


Graben pattern

Horst diections

Graben model directions

Horst diections

Horst diections

Horst diections

Horst diections

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