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Mountains
gigantic
tectonic
plates
crust
巨大
構造
板塊
地殼
gigantic
巨大
tectonic
構造
Mountains
Rockies
Himalayas
Atlas Mts.
Hindu Kush Mts.
through lower canada and upper america near colorado
swoops down top side of india
top of africa
left upper india
Rockies
through lower canada and upper america near colorado
Himalayas
swoops down top side of india
45 terms
Mountains
Ranges
Local Relief
Small Summit Areas
Forest
Most mountains can be found in these longs lines, such as the…
The difference between the highest point of the mountain peak…
Mountains will always narrow to a small peak, with not a lot…
The form of ecosystem that is found at the lowest levels of m…
Ranges
Most mountains can be found in these longs lines, such as the…
Local Relief
The difference between the highest point of the mountain peak…
14 terms
Mountains
Lithosphere
Pangaea
Focus
convergent plate
The crust and upper mantle of the earth
The name given to all the landmass of the earth before it spl…
The point where the sudden movement of an earthquake begins
A tectonic boundary where two plates are moving towards each…
Lithosphere
The crust and upper mantle of the earth
Pangaea
The name given to all the landmass of the earth before it spl…
mountains
waterfall
rocks
meadow
tree
A stream of water that falls from a high place.
the hard material that the surface of the Earth is made of
A field of grass or wildflowers.
pine; oak; apple
waterfall
A stream of water that falls from a high place.
rocks
the hard material that the surface of the Earth is made of
11 terms
Mountains
deformation
Compression
Tension
Shear Stress
A change in the shape of rock due to stress.
Stress that occurs when forces squeeze an object.
Stress that occurs when forces stretch an object
Stress that occurs when forces stretch an object.
deformation
A change in the shape of rock due to stress.
Compression
Stress that occurs when forces squeeze an object.
Mountains
Dome mountains
Fold mountain
Fault-block mountain
magma
Formed when two plates push against each other and the pressu…
Formed when plates collide head-on. The crust folds and forms…
Formed when the plates collide head-on and rock breaks into b…
Hot, melted rock beneath earth's surface.
Dome mountains
Formed when two plates push against each other and the pressu…
Fold mountain
Formed when plates collide head-on. The crust folds and forms…
Mountains
eruption
depths
gradually
revealed
something bursts through a surface
somethings deepest parts
to happen very slowly over time
something was hidden but can now be seen
eruption
something bursts through a surface
depths
somethings deepest parts
MOUNTAINS
approached
altitude
tanks
slopes
came near
height above Earth´s surface
containers
a slanted surface
approached
came near
altitude
height above Earth´s surface
10 terms
Mountains
approached
section
avalanches
increases
came near
part
large amounts of snow slide down a mountain
becomes greater or larger
approached
came near
section
part
5 terms
In the mountains
w górach
góry to wysokie, skaliste wzniesienia.
to raczej chłodne, zacienione miejsce.…
Teren ten cechuje się słabo żyzną ziem…
in the mountains
Mountains are high, rocky hills.
It is rather cold, shaded place. The temperature depends on t…
This area is characterized by poorly rich soil.
w górach
in the mountains
góry to wysokie, skaliste wzniesienia.
Mountains are high, rocky hills.
11 terms
Mountains
mountain
plates stopped moving
folded mountain
How do folded mountains form?
area of land that rises steeply from land around it
surfaces of all continents would be completely flat
mountain that forms as continental crust crumples and bends i…
as an oceanic plate subducts under a continental plate or as…
mountain
area of land that rises steeply from land around it
plates stopped moving
surfaces of all continents would be completely flat
5 terms
Mountains
What is the oldest mountain range in t…
What do mountains often have?
What is the highest peak in Georgia?
What plants are found in the mountains?
Appalachian Mountains are the oldest.
Mountains have waterfalls and are hard to move around.
Bald Mountain is the highest peak in Georgia.
Tulip Poplar, Hemlock, Magnolia, Dogwood, and Maple Trees are…
What is the oldest mountain range in t…
Appalachian Mountains are the oldest.
What do mountains often have?
Mountains have waterfalls and are hard to move around.
15 terms
Mountains
Folded Mountain
Fault-block Mountain
Dome Mountain
Volcanic Mountain
Mountains are formed when the crust buckles or folds.
Some of the crust breaks into huge blocks. Some jut upward, w…
Is formed when the crust simply bulges upward.
Are formed when magma, the molten rock below the Earth's crus…
Folded Mountain
Mountains are formed when the crust buckles or folds.
Fault-block Mountain
Some of the crust breaks into huge blocks. Some jut upward, w…
Mountains
Rocky Mt.
Andes Mt.
Atlas Mt.
Alps Mt.
Amercia
South America
Africa
Europe
Rocky Mt.
Amercia
Andes Mt.
South America
Mountains
AlFred Wegener
Asthenosphere
Continental drift
Convection
Continental drift Theory-Pangaea broke up & plates moved.
The putty-like part of the mantle on which the lithosphere fl…
Pangs supercontinent broke up by plate tectonics-wegner
Hot magma Rising punches Earth's crust up and also causes vol…
AlFred Wegener
Continental drift Theory-Pangaea broke up & plates moved.
Asthenosphere
The putty-like part of the mantle on which the lithosphere fl…
15 terms
Mountains
formed
tectonic plates
young mountains
glaciers
formed
tectonic plates
mountains
elevation
bald
cove
the blue ridge
height above sea level
places that are usually above 6,000 feet in elevation where f…
a valley where streams cut out swathes wide enough for farming
range of the Appalachian mountains extending from southern Pe…
elevation
height above sea level
bald
places that are usually above 6,000 feet in elevation where f…
6 terms
Mountains
Rocky Mountains
Appalachians Mountains
Sierra Nevada Mts
Cascade Mts
Rocky Mountains
Appalachians Mountains
mountains
mountain
blind
disabilities
reach
mountain
blind
8 terms
Mountains
Folded Mountains
Example of a folded mountain
Dome Mountains
Example of a dome mountain
they form when plates slowly collide causing the crust crumbl…
The Alps
they form when molten rock inside earth pushes up on the crus…
The Adirondacks
Folded Mountains
they form when plates slowly collide causing the crust crumbl…
Example of a folded mountain
The Alps
Mountains
mountain
erosion
weathering
cliff
elevated landform that is above 600 metres
rocks and sediment picked up and moved by ice, water and grav…
direct breaking up of rock by wind and rain
steep or sheer rock face
mountain
elevated landform that is above 600 metres
erosion
rocks and sediment picked up and moved by ice, water and grav…
46 terms
Mountains
Batholith
Laccolith
Sill
Dike
Biggest plutonic rock formation
Mushroom-shaped plutonic rock formation
Plutonic rock formation parallel to layers
Plutonic rock formation across layers
Batholith
Biggest plutonic rock formation
Laccolith
Mushroom-shaped plutonic rock formation
33 terms
Mountains
Anconcagua
Kilimanjaro
Everest
Vinson Massif
The tallest mountain in South America. [Argentina]
Dormant volcano in Tanzania. The tallest mountain in Africa.…
The tallest mountain in the world. [China-Nepal]
The tallest mountain in Antarctica. [Ellsworth Montains]
Anconcagua
The tallest mountain in South America. [Argentina]
Kilimanjaro
Dormant volcano in Tanzania. The tallest mountain in Africa.…
34 terms
Mountains
Isostasy
Orogeny
Mountain
Summit
the balance of weight re: rock, water, ice with upward force…
the making of mountains through tectonic processes
a natural elevation of the earth's surface rising more or les…
the highest point on a mountain or hill
Isostasy
the balance of weight re: rock, water, ice with upward force…
Orogeny
the making of mountains through tectonic processes
Mountains
Orogency
Types of mountains
Folding and Faulting
dip-slip fault
natural mountain building
folded mountains, fault block, dome, upwarped
...
movement of plates vertical and opposite
Orogency
natural mountain building
Types of mountains
folded mountains, fault block, dome, upwarped
8 terms
Mountains
treacherous
drudgery
plunge
smoldering
dangerous; unpredictable
hard, unpleasant, boring work
rush into it suddently
burning slowly from the inside without flames
treacherous
dangerous; unpredictable
drudgery
hard, unpleasant, boring work
25 terms
Mountains
Mt. Everest
Mt. Everest
Himalaya
Asia
Elevation 29,028
What is the highest mountain in the world?
Major Range or System of ... Mt. Everest
Location of Mt. Everest
Mt. Everest
Elevation 29,028
Mt. Everest
What is the highest mountain in the world?
13 terms
Mountains
viscosity
tension
compression
fault
The state of being thick, sticky and semi-fluid in consistenc…
Applying a force to something that causes it to stretch.
A reduction in volume because of an increase in pressure.
A break in the rocks that make up Earth's crust.
viscosity
The state of being thick, sticky and semi-fluid in consistenc…
tension
Applying a force to something that causes it to stretch.
7 terms
Mountains
eruption
depths
gradually
revealed
something bursts through a surface
somethings deepest parts
something that happens very slowly over time
something was hidden but can now be seen
eruption
something bursts through a surface
depths
somethings deepest parts
25 terms
Mountains
Sinai
Ararat
Carmel
Olives
The Law was given to Moses
Noah's ark rested on this mountain
The scene of Elijah's sacrifice
Jesus' Ascension took place here
Sinai
The Law was given to Moses
Ararat
Noah's ark rested on this mountain
Mountains
Ural Mountains
Lapland
Caucaus Mountains
Balkan Mountains
area of land covers northern Sweden and Finland
Ural Mountains
Lapland
area of land covers northern Sweden and Finland
50 terms
Mountains
Volcanic neck
Most famous volcanic neck in USA
Types of volcanos
Types of magma
Old part of volcano
Devil's tower in Wyoming
Composite, shield, cinder cone
Basaltic, Granitic, Andesitic
Volcanic neck
Old part of volcano
Most famous volcanic neck in USA
Devil's tower in Wyoming
40 terms
Mountains
Mount Everest
K2
Kanchenjunga
Nanga Parbat
The tallest mountain on Earth, with its peak being 8,848 mete…
Known as Mount Godwin-Austen or Chhogori, is the second highe…
The third highest mountain in the world and lies partly in Ne…
The ninth highest mountain in the world at 8,126 meters above…
Mount Everest
The tallest mountain on Earth, with its peak being 8,848 mete…
K2
Known as Mount Godwin-Austen or Chhogori, is the second highe…
10 terms
Mountains
approached
section
avalanches
increases
came near
part or area of something
large amounts of snow or rocks slide down a mountain
becomes more
approached
came near
section
part or area of something
24 terms
Mountains
Andes Mountains
Mt. Aconcagua
Sierra Nevada Mountains
Mt. Whitney
Mountains in modern day Peru. Home of the Incan Empire. Diffi…
Highest peak in South America. Located in Argentina/Chile
Mountain range that runs parallel to pacific coastline, from…
Highest peak in the lower 48 states?... Located in California
Andes Mountains
Mountains in modern day Peru. Home of the Incan Empire. Diffi…
Mt. Aconcagua
Highest peak in South America. Located in Argentina/Chile
6 terms
Mountains
Andes Mountains
Machu Picchu
Himalayan Mountains
Alps
Argentina (South America)
Peru (South America)
India (Asia)
Italy, Austria, Germany (Europe)
Andes Mountains
Argentina (South America)
Machu Picchu
Peru (South America)
Mountains
Mt. Everest
Mt. Kilamanjaro
Mt. Katahdin
Mt. Washington
you know where it is
Mt. Everest
Mt. Kilamanjaro
Mountains
Eruption
Depths
Gradually
Revealed
When something bursts through a surface
the deepest parts of something
happens slowly over time
was hidden but can now be seen
Eruption
When something bursts through a surface
Depths
the deepest parts of something
15 terms
Mountains
Kilimanjaro
Mt. Fuji
Mt. Everest
Mauna Kea
Tanzania
Japan
Nepal
Hawaii
Kilimanjaro
Tanzania
Mt. Fuji
Japan
14 terms
Mountains
Folded Mountains
Divergent boundary
Continental plates
Magma
Mountains formed when two plates collide and Earth's crust bu…
When two plates are moving away from one another
Large pieces of the Earth's crust that float on the magma ben…
Hot, molten rock below the Earth's surface
Folded Mountains
Mountains formed when two plates collide and Earth's crust bu…
Divergent boundary
When two plates are moving away from one another
6 terms
Mountains
Himalayan Mountains
Atlas Mountains
Andes Mountains
Appalachian Mountains
Asia
Africa
South America
North America
Himalayan Mountains
Asia
Atlas Mountains
Africa
Mountains
Asia
Africa
South America
North America
Himalayan Mountains
Atlas Mountains
Andes Mountains
Appalachian Mountains
Asia
Himalayan Mountains
Africa
Atlas Mountains
36 terms
Mountains
Rocky Mountains
Himalayas
Andes
Alps
Crossing Canada and US
Border of India and China
Coast of South America
The bush around Europe's dick
Rocky Mountains
Crossing Canada and US
Himalayas
Border of India and China
mountains
fold mountains
dome mountains
fault-block mountains
volcanic mountains
a mountain formed by earthquakes
a mountain formed by magma going up
a mountain formed when faults or cracks in earth's crust forc…
mountains that form when molten rock erupts onto the earth's…
fold mountains
a mountain formed by earthquakes
dome mountains
a mountain formed by magma going up
12 terms
Mountains
Factors that affect deformation
Deformation
Normal faulting
Reverse faulting
-confining pressure... -temperature... -time (strain rate)... -rock type
-Can be brittle or ductile
Factors that affect deformation
-confining pressure... -temperature... -time (strain rate)... -rock type
Deformation
-Can be brittle or ductile
Mountains
Mountains
Mountain Everest
Mount McKinley
Slops
A land form that is 2,000 feet or more above the land around it
Highest mountain dry land located in Asia almost 30,000 feet…
Highly mountain in the us located in Alaska about 20,000 feet…
A mountain slope is a side that curves down
Mountains
A land form that is 2,000 feet or more above the land around it
Mountain Everest
Highest mountain dry land located in Asia almost 30,000 feet…
20 terms
Mountains
Mount Everest
Rysy
Lhotse
Mount Villingili
The highest mountain on the Earth, measures 8848m.
The highest mountain in Poland
Mountain that measures 8516m.
The highest mountain in the Maldives, measures 5,1m.
Mount Everest
The highest mountain on the Earth, measures 8848m.
Rysy
The highest mountain in Poland
10 terms
Mountains
Chata
Hory
Lyžování
Snowboarding
Hut
Mountains
Skiing
Snowboarding
Chata
Hut
Hory
Mountains
11 terms
Mountains
Mt. Everest
Mt. Kilimanjaro
Mt. Katahdin
Mt. Washington
What is the major mountain in Maine?
Mt. Everest
Mt. Kilimanjaro
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