What are types of fold mountains?
The Jura Mountains and the Zagros Mountains are examples of the fold mountains. The fold mountain is formed as a result of the effects if the folding on layers within the upper part of the crust of the earth.
Fold mountains are formed when two plates under the ground move together which forces sedimentary rock upwards in to a series of folds. ' Hence fold mountains ' There are two types of fold mountain: young fold mountains ( 10-25 millions years of age e.g Rockies and Himalayas ) Old fold mountains (over 200 million years of age, e.g. Urals and Appalachians of the USA). Hope its useful :)
the caucasus mountains are fold mountains - you can see this by their shape... they are tall and cone shaped; also in a forever extending line, which proves that their formation is well and truly fold 2nd answer: they are indeed fold mountains, fold mountains are formed when two techtonic plate converge and move towards each other, they buckle up and bend forming a mountain.