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Earth Science Puzzles: Mountains & Structures

Earth Science Puzzles: Mountains & Structures
Earth Science Puzzles: Mountains & Structures
Earth Science Puzzles: Mountains & Structures
Earth Science Puzzles: Mountains & Structures
Earth Science Puzzles: Mountains & Structures
Earth Science Puzzles: Mountains & Structures
Earth Science Puzzles: Mountains & Structures
Earth Science Puzzles: Mountains & Structures
Product Description
The puzzles are composed of vocabulary and terms related to mountain building, faults, and other structures. Includes crossword puzzles (one-sided and two-sided handouts) and a word search.

The crossword puzzle consists of short clues that provide starting points for students to begin investigation.

Keys are included, along with a word list (helpful for students who need extra assistance).

Note: The puzzles were written using the armoredpenguin.com Internet site.

Word list:
Accretion
Anticline
Basin
Basin and range
Black Hills
Compression
Continental volcanic arc
Craton
Deformation
Dome
Fault
Fault block mountain
Folded mountain
Footwall
Graben
Hanging wall
Horst
Isostasy
Joint
Michigan Basin
Monocline
Normal fault
Orogenesis
Orogeny
Reverse fault
Shear stress
Strike slip fault
Syncline
Tension
Terrane
Thrust fault
Volcanic island arc
Total Pages
9 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
45 minutes
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