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24 terms
plate
Crust
Continental drift
Plate tectonics
Lithosphere
outermost layer of Earth formed from light elements such as s…
theory which states that continents on Earth were once joined…
the earth's lithosphere is divided into pieces called plates…
a rigid layer of Earth made up of the uppermost part of the m…
Crust
outermost layer of Earth formed from light elements such as s…
Continental drift
theory which states that continents on Earth were once joined…
18 terms
Plate
Pangea
fossil
continental drift
lithospheric plates
super-continent existing 200 million years ago
remains or impression of prehistoric plants or animals
the gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
another name for tectonic plates, which are part of the Earth…
Pangea
super-continent existing 200 million years ago
fossil
remains or impression of prehistoric plants or animals
16 terms
plate
Pangaea
continental drift
mid ocean ridge
seafloor spreading
all of the continents together
sugges that continents all are in motion
the mountain ranges in the middle of the ocean
the process of which new oceanic crust forms
Pangaea
all of the continents together
continental drift
sugges that continents all are in motion
10 terms
Plate
Core
Crust
Mantle
Lithosphere
the central region of the Earth
Earth's outermost layer.
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core
Earth's solid, rocky outer layer
Core
the central region of the Earth
Crust
Earth's outermost layer.
14 terms
Plate
continental drift
Pangaea
sea-floor spreading
subduction
The hypothesis that states that the continents once formed a…
The name of the single landmass that broke apart 200 million…
the process by which molten material adds new oceanic crust t…
The process by which oceanic crust sinks beneath a deep-ocean…
continental drift
The hypothesis that states that the continents once formed a…
Pangaea
The name of the single landmass that broke apart 200 million…
13 terms
plate
saft
schlagsahne
mais
kloße
the juice
wipcream
corn
dumplings
saft
the juice
schlagsahne
wipcream
13 terms
plate
Plate
Plate action
Plate
Applied loads
rigid,planar, usually monolithic structures that disperses ap…
The manner in which an applied load is transmitted to the sup…
Can be envision as a series of adjacent beams strips intercon…
Is transmitted to the support through bending of one beam str…
Plate
rigid,planar, usually monolithic structures that disperses ap…
Plate action
The manner in which an applied load is transmitted to the sup…
20 terms
Plates
plates
Divergent
Convergent
Transform
three types Transform,Convergent,and Divergent
motion,two plates moving away from each other.
motion,two plates come together and one sliding under the oth…
motion,two plates slide against each other in opposite direct…
plates
three types Transform,Convergent,and Divergent
Divergent
motion,two plates moving away from each other.
12 terms
Plate
El plato
Cup
Fork
Knife
...
La taza
El tenedor
El cuchillo
El plato
...
Cup
La taza
13 terms
plate
Plate
Plate action
Plate
Applied loads
rigid,planar, usually monolithic structures that disperses ap…
The manner in which an applied load is transmitted to the sup…
Can be envision as a series of adjacent beams strips intercon…
Is transmitted to the support through bending of one beam str…
Plate
rigid,planar, usually monolithic structures that disperses ap…
Plate action
The manner in which an applied load is transmitted to the sup…
Plate
Anticline
Fault
Fracture
Sync line
upward fold in rock layers
break in the earth's crust along which movement has occurred
splitting of a mineral into pieces with uneven surfaces
downward fold in rock layers
Anticline
upward fold in rock layers
Fault
break in the earth's crust along which movement has occurred
17 terms
plate
theory of continental drift
theory of plate tectonics
lithosphere
asthenosphere
Idea that at one point in time all of the continents were one…
The theory that pieces of Earth's outer layer are in constant…
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
The zone of the mantle beneath the lithosphere that consists…
theory of continental drift
Idea that at one point in time all of the continents were one…
theory of plate tectonics
The theory that pieces of Earth's outer layer are in constant…
46 terms
Plate
P. D. 1096
P. D. 1185
P. D. 856
B. P. 344
- National Building Code of the Philippines and Its Implement…
- Fire Code of the Philippines and Its Implementing Rules and…
- Code on Sanitation of the Philippines and Its Implementing…
- Accessibility Law and Its Implementing Rules and Regulations
P. D. 1096
- National Building Code of the Philippines and Its Implement…
P. D. 1185
- Fire Code of the Philippines and Its Implementing Rules and…
Plate
Convergent plate boundaries
Divergent plate boundaries
Mid-ocean ridge
Rift valleys
also known as a destructive plate boundary (because of subduc…
occurs when two tectonic plates move away from each other. Al…
is an underwater mountain system formed by plate tectonics. I…
is a linear-shaped lowland between several highlands or mount…
Convergent plate boundaries
also known as a destructive plate boundary (because of subduc…
Divergent plate boundaries
occurs when two tectonic plates move away from each other. Al…
18 terms
plate
plato
tazón
vaso
taza
plate
bowl
glass
cup
plato
plate
tazón
bowl
5 terms
Plate
Northwest
Southwest
Northeast
Southeast
Fruits
Vegetables
Grains
Protein
Northwest
Fruits
Southwest
Vegetables
13 terms
Plate
Plate tectonics
Plates
Convection currents
Continental grift
Theory that the plates move
A piece of the lithosphere
A force cause by heat rising and falling in the mantle
The gradual movement of the continent across the earth surfac…
Plate tectonics
Theory that the plates move
Plates
A piece of the lithosphere
16 terms
plate
Continental Drift
Pangaea
Fossil
Earthquake
the hypothesis that the continents slowly move across earth's…
the name of the single landmass that broke apart 200 million…
a trace of an ancient organism that has been preserved in rock
the shaking that results from the movement of rock beneath ea…
Continental Drift
the hypothesis that the continents slowly move across earth's…
Pangaea
the name of the single landmass that broke apart 200 million…
16 terms
plate
Alfred Wegener
Continental drift hypothesis
Evidence used by Wegener
Main objection to Wegener's proposal
First proposed hypothesis, 1915 ... Published The Origin of Cont…
Supercontinent called Pangaea began breaking apart about 200…
Fit of South America and Africa ... Fossils match across the sea…
was its inability to provide a mechanism
Alfred Wegener
First proposed hypothesis, 1915 ... Published The Origin of Cont…
Continental drift hypothesis
Supercontinent called Pangaea began breaking apart about 200…
10 terms
plate
Inner core
outer core
mantle
crust
a dense ball of soild meta
a layer of molten metal
a layer of hot rock
outermost layer of earth
Inner core
a dense ball of soild meta
outer core
a layer of molten metal
10 terms
Plate
Driving force of plate motion
Convection flow (current)
radioactive decay
radioactivity
Convection in the mantle, convection flow
The motion of matter resulting from temperature change. Durin…
The uneven heat is the driving force of plate tectonics.... The…
The spontaneous decay of certain unstable atomic nuclei.
Driving force of plate motion
Convection in the mantle, convection flow
Convection flow (current)
The motion of matter resulting from temperature change. Durin…
20 terms
Plate
who came up with the idea of Continent…
Divergent Boundaries
Convergent Boundaries
Transform Boundaries
Alfred Wegener
a boundary between 2 plates that are moving apart from each o…
boundaries between 2 plates that are colliding
a boundary between 2 plates that are sliding past each other
who came up with the idea of Continent…
Alfred Wegener
Divergent Boundaries
a boundary between 2 plates that are moving apart from each o…
6 terms
Plates
Continental Drift
Plate
Fault
Plate Boundary
The process of continents moving. (Traveling Land)
A large chunk of crust and upper mantle... (Piece of Earth)
A crack in a plate... (Plate Break)
The places where two or more plates meet... ( edge O plate)
Continental Drift
The process of continents moving. (Traveling Land)
Plate
A large chunk of crust and upper mantle... (Piece of Earth)
32 terms
Plate Tectonics
Plate Tectonics
Alfred Wegener
Pangea
Crust
The theory that the earth is broken into plates and are in mo…
Proposed the continental drift theory in the 1900s
term for the super continent which contained all the plates t…
The thin and solid outermost layer of the Earth above the man…
Plate Tectonics
The theory that the earth is broken into plates and are in mo…
Alfred Wegener
Proposed the continental drift theory in the 1900s
PLATE
How much does the land masses take up…
What do the continents look like?
Alfred Wegner was what type of scienti…
What was Wagner's theory that was laug…
29% of the earth
Puzzle pieces
Meteorologist
Continents were once connected, but they were seperated
How much does the land masses take up…
29% of the earth
What do the continents look like?
Puzzle pieces
11 terms
The plate
El plato
La forma
La práctica
Indicar
The plate
Form
The practice
Indicate
El plato
The plate
La forma
Form
32 terms
Plate Tectonics
Compression
Upfolds
Downfolds
Active Volcanoes
what happens when Convergent plates meet, forming upfolds and…
Ridges created when convergent plates meet
Valleys created when convergent plates meet
currently erupting or show signs of erupting in the near future
Compression
what happens when Convergent plates meet, forming upfolds and…
Upfolds
Ridges created when convergent plates meet
21 terms
Plate Tectonics
Subduction
Mid-Ocean Ridge
Convection Currents
asthenosphere
is the process by which denser oceanic lithosphere sinks back…
a chain of mountain ranges (longest chain in the world) on th…
A circulation pattern in which material is heated and rises i…
region below the lithosphere on which the tectonic plates mov…
Subduction
is the process by which denser oceanic lithosphere sinks back…
Mid-Ocean Ridge
a chain of mountain ranges (longest chain in the world) on th…
19 terms
Plate Tectonics
Plate Tectonics
Lithosphere
Transform Boundary
rift valley
The theory that the earth's lithosphere is broken into pieces…
The solid, outer zone of the Earth that consists of the the c…
The boundary between tectonic plates that are sliding past ea…
long, narrow depression formed at divergent boundaries
Plate Tectonics
The theory that the earth's lithosphere is broken into pieces…
Lithosphere
The solid, outer zone of the Earth that consists of the the c…
14 terms
The Plates
oceanic crust
continental crust
Baassalt
Graniet
Made of basalt ... Low silica levels ... Dark color... More dense than…
Made of granite ... High levels of silica (sio2)... Light color... Les…
Rock that is found in the oceanic crust
a very hard, granular, crystalline, igneous rock consisting m…
oceanic crust
Made of basalt ... Low silica levels ... Dark color... More dense than…
continental crust
Made of granite ... High levels of silica (sio2)... Light color... Les…
12 terms
Plate Tectonics and Plate Boundaries
convergent boundary
subduction zone
divergent boundary
mid-ocean ridge
boundary between two colliding (pushing together) plates, oft…
the region where an oceanic plate sinks down into the astheno…
where two plates are moving apart, magma comes up to create n…
the highest part of a chain of underwater mountains, found at…
convergent boundary
boundary between two colliding (pushing together) plates, oft…
subduction zone
the region where an oceanic plate sinks down into the astheno…
19 terms
Plate Tectonics & Plate Boundaries
Plate Tectonics
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
Divergent boundary
the theory that explains how large pieces of the lithosphere,…
the solid, outer layer of the earth that consists of the crus…
is the layer of the upper mantle composed of semi-molten rock
where two plates are moving apart, magma comes up to create n…
Plate Tectonics
the theory that explains how large pieces of the lithosphere,…
Lithosphere
the solid, outer layer of the earth that consists of the crus…
20 terms
Plate Tectonics
Continental Crust
Oceanic Crust
Plate Boundary
Divergent Boundary
part of earths crust that consists all continents and major i…
the portion of Earth's crust that is usually below the oceans…
Where two lithospheric plates meet
a plate boundary where two plates move away from each other
Continental Crust
part of earths crust that consists all continents and major i…
Oceanic Crust
the portion of Earth's crust that is usually below the oceans…
12 terms
plates
physical weathering
chemical weathering
erosion
Tectonic Plates
breking apart withhout changing the composition.
chainging the substance of the rock.
moving pieces of rocks
Giant slabs of rocks floating on the mantle
physical weathering
breking apart withhout changing the composition.
chemical weathering
chainging the substance of the rock.
Plates
Draw a diagram of a oceanic plate
Draw a diagram of a continental plate
Draw a destructive plate margin
Draw a constructive plate margin
Draw a diagram of a oceanic plate
Draw a diagram of a continental plate
20 terms
Plates
Pangaea
Theory of Plate Tectonics
Continental Drift
Sea-floor spreading
The name of the single landmass that broke apart about 225 mi…
Theory that pieces of the Earth's lithosphere are in motion,d…
Alfred Wegener's hypothesis that the continents were once one…
The process by which molten material adds new oceanic crust t…
Pangaea
The name of the single landmass that broke apart about 225 mi…
Theory of Plate Tectonics
Theory that pieces of the Earth's lithosphere are in motion,d…
20 terms
Plates
Theory of Continental Drift
Theory of Plate Tectonics
lithospheric plates
ridge push
Theory that continents move due to centrifical force
State that Earth's lithosphereis broken into huge, moving sla…
a section of earth's lithosphere that carries continents
when the force of gravity moves a plate downward and away fro…
Theory of Continental Drift
Theory that continents move due to centrifical force
Theory of Plate Tectonics
State that Earth's lithosphereis broken into huge, moving sla…
18 terms
Plates
Pangea
fossil
continental drift
lithospheric plates
super-continent existing 200 million years ago
remains or impression of prehistoric plants or animals
the gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
another name for tectonic plates, which are part of the Earth…
Pangea
super-continent existing 200 million years ago
fossil
remains or impression of prehistoric plants or animals
25 terms
Plates
Continental Drift
Pangea
Earthquake
Seismic
Theory by Alfred wngner stating that the surface of the earth…
Name of supercontinent when all continents were together 250…
Shaking of the earths crust
Of or caused by an earthquake
Continental Drift
Theory by Alfred wngner stating that the surface of the earth…
Pangea
Name of supercontinent when all continents were together 250…
33 terms
plates
crust
mantel
inner core
outer core
The outer shell of the Earth
Right below the crust in the matel
Is the very center of the Earth
The layer around the inner core
crust
The outer shell of the Earth
mantel
Right below the crust in the matel
11 terms
Plates
Plates
Continental drift
Convention currents
Mantle
The crust is made of this
The movement of plates
Move the plates
Under the crust
Plates
The crust is made of this
Continental drift
The movement of plates
10 terms
plates
tension
separtating
sliding plates cause
ridge-push
Plates move apart because of ... A pulling force acting on pl…
a mid ocean ridge formed from -----plates
earthquakes
when a plate at a mid-ocean ridge responds to gravity by slid…
tension
Plates move apart because of ... A pulling force acting on pl…
separtating
a mid ocean ridge formed from -----plates
10 terms
Plates
plate tectonics
Pangaea
continental drift
mid-ocean ridge
a theory explaining the structure of the earth's crust and ma…
a hypothetical super continent that included all current land…
the gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
a long, seismically active submarine ridge system situated in…
plate tectonics
a theory explaining the structure of the earth's crust and ma…
Pangaea
a hypothetical super continent that included all current land…
18 terms
Plates
Plate tectonics
Plate
Divergent boundaries
Convergent boundary
the uppermost mantle, along with the overlying crust, behaves…
A plate is one of numerous rigid sections of the lithosphere…
(also called spreading centers) are the place where two plate…
form where two plates move together.
Plate tectonics
the uppermost mantle, along with the overlying crust, behaves…
Plate
A plate is one of numerous rigid sections of the lithosphere…
16 terms
plates
Plate tectonics
Plate
Divergent boundaries
Convergent boundary
theory, the uppermost mantle, along with the overlying crust,…
is one of numerous rigid sections of the lithosphere that mov…
(also called spreading centers) are the place where two plate…
form where two plates move together.
Plate tectonics
theory, the uppermost mantle, along with the overlying crust,…
Plate
is one of numerous rigid sections of the lithosphere that mov…
14 terms
PLATES
crust
mantle
core
lithosphere
the thin, outermost layer of the earth
the layer of earth between the crust and the core
the center, spherical part of the Earth below the mantle
the outermost rigid layer of earth that consists of the crust…
crust
the thin, outermost layer of the earth
mantle
the layer of earth between the crust and the core
10 terms
Plates
plates
Divergent
Convergent
Transform
three types Transform,Convergent,and Divergent
motion,two plates moving away from each other.
motion,two plates come together and one sliding under the oth…
motion,two plates slide against each other in opposite direct…
plates
three types Transform,Convergent,and Divergent
Divergent
motion,two plates moving away from each other.
21 terms
plates
Inner Core
outer core
Mantle
crust
ball of hot solid metals
made up of hot, liquid metal
earths thickest layer, made of hot rock
outer land, layer of earth
Inner Core
ball of hot solid metals
outer core
made up of hot, liquid metal
17 terms
Plates
Caribbean Islands
Andes Mts
Yellowstone
Himalayan Mts
Convergent (o+o subduction)... Compression... Reverse Fault ... SA, Ca…
Convergent (c+o Subduction)... Compression... Reverse Fault ... SA, Na…
Hot Spot... NA... Caldera, Geysers and hot springs
Convergent ( c+c uplift) ... compression... reverse fault... Indo-Aust…
Caribbean Islands
Convergent (o+o subduction)... Compression... Reverse Fault ... SA, Ca…
Andes Mts
Convergent (c+o Subduction)... Compression... Reverse Fault ... SA, Na…
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