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eEkamai 9:20kaSoZOimp.:20data/myo200 ocuments/GATE :20Papers 96202011-2019.pdf Q.12 The figure below shows the triple junction between three plates A, B and C. The boundary between the plates A and B is a ridge with a half-spreading rate of 4 cm/year. The A-C and B-C boundaries are collinear and orthogonal to the A-B ridge. The A-C boundary is a dextral transform fault with a relative velocity of 6 cm/year. The boundary between plates B and C is a Plate A Plate C Plate B (A) dextral transform fault with a relative velocity of I0 cm year (B) dextral transform fault with a relative velocity of 2 cm/year (C) sinistral transform fault with a relative velocity of 2 cm year. (D) sinistral transform fault with a relative velocity of 6 cm/ year
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  • Saurabh Best Answer
    Please find solution below... Correct option is (C)..... I have taken frame of reference in wrong way... I apologize for that...
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    Gurmeet singh
    how sinistral & dextran in this case
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