Thrust (reverse) fault
Strike-slip (left) fault
Strike-slip (right) fault
All students need is a printer, scissors, and glue to make a 3-D model.
These models were developed by Tau Rho Alpha and myself as part of resources for Geoscience Australia and then The Geological Society fo America – both now giving them away for free.
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