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G63:  Folded rocks must have been soft when folded


Edited by Greg Neyman



Rock layers which are folded must have been soft when they formed and folded, or else they would show signs of brittleness by breaking into many fragments



Warped Earth (AiG)  

Grand Canyon strata show geologic time is imaginary (AiG)

Humphreys, D. Russell, 1999. Evidence for a young world. or




  1. Rocks can fold without breaking.  The process of folding rock layers, known as plastic deformation, is well known and understood by geologists, and can easily account for folded rock layers without breaking.  It is taught in undergraduate geology courses, and is easily understood


For more Reading:

Talk Origins article

Truth in Geology Series:  Plastic Deformation



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