Fun with Geoscience Trivia

Question Answer
1. What term is given to a block of rock that is fault bounded and has been lifted up higher than the surrounding rocks? HORST
2. What group of fossils were once known as lamp shells? BRACHIOPODS
3. What name is given to alluvial gold deposits that were once streambeds that have been covered by lava flows? DEEP LEADS

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