3) (a) Using
your field study packet, apply a force that would create the same
pattern as you’ve seen in the rocks at this station.
(b) Make a drawing that shows how forces
cause this type of folding.
4) Find the large
limestone block on the far right side of the stadium (as you face the high
Suggest how it got to its present
position and orientation.
Questions- Station #5:
1) Based on
your sketches, teacher discussions, and your knowledge of rock formation,
describe the terms below and explain how each has played a role in the
stadium’s formation and appearance today (ex: if you found mudcracks that might
indicate there was once water present, silt or mud was deposited, the
temperature rose evaporating
the water, etc.):
date the following from oldest (1) to youngest (3):
____faulting and folding
____strata formation ____
Refer back to the reference information from station 3. Explain how joint caves are
formed. Include a sequential diagram in your explanation: