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Plate Tectonics

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by MaryWash
Last updated 4 years ago

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Science
Subject:
Earth Sciences
Grade:
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Plate Tectonics

B. Convergent:plates push against each other causing one to move up and form mountain ranges and volcanoes and the other to move down toward the core and melt

C. Transform: plates slide past each other in opposite directions, sometimes causing earthquates.

A rap about the different types of plate boundaries

A. Divergent: plates move away from each other and crust breaks apart to form a rift. Magma fills the cracks and hardens to form new earth.

Plate Tectonics

Plate tectonics are thought to be responsible for the separation of the large landmass.

Volcano in Hawaii

Earth's Layers

Rift Valley in Iceland


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