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November 3, 2020 8:49 pmpts 30 pts
9. Consider the stratum contour map shown in the following figure: 500 m - -480 m -510 mn --490 m 520 m -- 500 m 530 m -----510 m .. ****-. .--- . - -------. Find the approximate vertical thickness of the folded beds. * ------ --.
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  • Gurmeet singh
    there is similar question
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  • Gurmeet singh
    but i don't get anything sir.
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    Sajan sarthak sahoo
    SEE THE BLACK LINES ARE UPPER LAYER and Red dotted are lower layer so when we are going to measure the thickness then the upper layer and exactly the below lower layer should be t...
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  • Sajan sarthak sahoo thankyou
    Here all the bed contacts are parallel to contour so they are horizontal beds. And how the stratum and contours are of different heights it's a confusing question. .. if beds are...
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    Gurmeet singh
    sir if contour lines are parallel to bedding, bed will be horizontal?
  • Gurmeet singh
    this is the given solution. please explain it sir.
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    Sajan sarthak sahoo
    Ohh I thought of these red lines are contours that's why created a great confusion ok then it's correct explanation. 25 meter is the answer.
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