Chapter 7 Section 4. Deforming the earth’s crust. The process by which the shape of a rock changes because of stress. Deformation. compression. tension. Stress that occurs when forces act to squeeze an object. Stress that occurs when forces act to stretch an object.
Anticline- upward arching folds stress.
Syncline- downward trough like folds
Monocline- both ends are horizontal but the middle is bent3 types of folding
2 most common types
A break in a body of rock along which one block slides relative to another
You can tell the kind of fault it is by order of sedimentary rock layers.Faulting
Normal Faults relative to another