Grade 9 Geography 2

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Second Oldest geological era
The technology for studying Earth by using images and photographs taken from above Earth's surface
Two plates meet at a fault line and one goes under the other
Oldest geological era
Second layer (made of magma, magensium and silicon))
Innermost layer of the EarthSometimes known as outer and inner ________.
Top layer of Earth's interior
Most recent, current geological era
Third geological era
Who came up with the concept of Continental Drift
He popularized & published the idea of convection currents
Satellite orbit which follows a fixed north-south pathAble to make images of different part of Earth with each orbit
The theory that the earth's continents move gradually over the surface of the planet on a substratum of magma
Weather and communication satellites which stay in the same spot over EarthProvide almost continuous observation of weather and communications
Theory that Earth's Lithosphere & crust is composed of plates which move based on convection currents in the magma
Images that are artificially colouredAllows you to highlight certain features

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