Create an account
which of the following areas is NOT one of the three main regions of the ocean floor?
c. continental rock
the continental margins of the pacific ocean are?
b. narrower than those of the atlantic and are not covered with thick layers of sediment
abyssal plains are very flat features that form when?
b. turbidity currents deposit sediments on the ocean floor
the measurement of ocean depth and the mapping of the topography of the ocean floor is called _____
scientists can use ________ sonar to get a profile of a strip of ocean floor instead of simple sonar which maps only a point on the ocean floor every few seconds
occasional movements of dense sediment-rich water down the continental slope are ______ currents
the deepest known place on earth is the _______ in the pacific ocean's mariana trench
calcium carbonate is a type of hydrogenous sediment that can be buried and harden into ____
Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.
Having trouble? Click here for help.
We can’t access your microphone!
Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again
Reload the page to try again!Reload
Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom
Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom
It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.
Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.
For more help, see our troubleshooting page.
Your microphone is muted
For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.
Star this term
You can study starred terms together