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Science plate boundaries
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Does all of the plate boundries have the geological event of an earthquake?
What are the different convergent boundries?
Ocean-ocean. Continent- continent. Continent-ocean
Does the transform boundary have any landforms
What boundary has the landforms of trenches, mountains, and islands?
What are the geological events of the divergent boundary?
Volcanoes, and earthquakes
What are the possible driving forces of plate tectonics?
Ridge push, convection, slab pull
Crust must be destroyed at about the same _____________ as it is creathed
Plate tectonics provide the mechanism to ____________ earths crust
Along, convergent boundries, the destruction or _____________ of crust takes place
When rock is heated, it ________, becomes less dense, and tends to rise to the ____________ of the earth
As the rock gets more near the surface, the rock __________, becomes more _________ and tends to sink
Does islands form at a divergent boundary?
Does volcanoes form at a continent-continent boundary?
What boundaries have the geological event of a volcano?
Ocean-ocean. Continent-ocean. Divergent
Plate tectonics theory describes how the ___________ of the earth is broken into various plates
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