Find a
Select grade level(s) Select resource type(s) Select collection(s) Select standard(s) Skip navigation Digital Library for Earth System Education
Digital Library for Earth System Education
Search tips
Animations of Geologic Structures
This site features a series of four Macromedia Flash animations. These simulations illustrate the formation of basic geologic structures, including normal faults, thrust faults, strike-slip faults and various styles of folds. The animations were designed to complement the chapter on geologic structures in "Physical Geology" by Plummer, McGeary and Carlson.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Visualization - scientific
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Structural geology
Technical requirements:
Flash player
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2003 McGraw-Hill Higher Education
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-674
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education