GSA Connection

July 2011
Trivia Answers


Geoscience Trivia

  1. What term is given to the distorted twiglike lateral formation of calcium carbonate found in areas of some caves?
    HELICTITE

  2. What depth defines the neritic zone of the sea floor?
    200 METERS

  3. What term is given for faulted overturned folds?
    NAPPE

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