& Range Faulting
suggested grade levels: 9-12
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You or your students will need to print a copy of cross-section map A and cross-section map B from page 5 of Rocks, Rails, and Trails. You can use the link below.
Encourage your students to explore the earthquake section of the Digital Atlas.
To get there: Click on Atlas Home, mouse-over Geology, then click on Earthquakes. Have your students answer the following questions using the Atlas, the Internet and your library as sources of information and imagery (as needed).
These are links to access the handouts and printable materials.
geo7ho.pdf | geo7AK.pdf | maps | Earthquakes
The sample questions below are shown in the printed handout.
Geology: Geology Topics