Plate Tectonics

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This method is used to find the epicenter of an earthquake
Smallest volcanoes made of explosive, pyroclastic material
Strongest earthquakes occur at what boundary
Weakest earthquakes occur at what boundary
Slab pull is happening at this boundary
Came up with the theory of contiental drift
Ridge push is happening at this boundary
Which it more dense, oceanic plate or continental plate
Layer of Earth that is putty like and moves about 6 cm/year
Theory that explains the causes of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions
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Area of the US that has the most earthquakes
Scale that measures the intensity of an earthquake
Scale that measures the intensity of a volcanic eruption
largest of the volcanoes formed from lava flows
Igneous rock that forms when lava flows into ocean
Causes the movement of the asthenosphere
Boundary where two tectonic plates slide past each other
Layer of Earth that makes up the tectonic plates
This ocean is currently getting larger
Ring of Fire is located around this plate

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Created Dec 10, 2012ReportNominate
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