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Name of the hardness scale used for classifying minerals.
What is the most common rock in oceanic crust?
Trees are an example of a _________ resource.
Wegener used evidence from _______ when he noticed that the Mesosaurus lived in both Africa and South America.
What is the state of matter in the outer core?
Rocks are made up of _____________.
What states that older sedimentary rocks are found below younger rocks?
What is happening under the lithosphere that makes it move a little bit every year?
This non-renewable energy source burns the cleanest of the three fossil fuels.
What type of rock is made with heat and pressure?
What type of rock is made by the melting and cooling of other rocks?
Most fossils are found in what type of rock?
The largest mountain range in the world is found in the ___________ Ocean.
Compression occurs at this type of boundary.
Which plate is the Ring of Fire found on?
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What is the name of the theory that explains how the plates move?
Which plate is Atlanta located on?
Tension occurs at this type of boundary.
This intrusive igneous rocks makes up Stone Mountain.
What was the name of Alfred Wegener's theory?
The core is made up of what two elements?
This alternative energy source uses turbines to collect energy.
The lithosphere is made up of the crust and the ______________.
Who used SONAR to see that the seafloor was spreading?
When you give shale (sedimentary) heat and pressure it turns into ________ (metamorphic).
The Ring of Fire has most of the world's volcanoes and ____________.
This alternative energy source uses energy from within the Earth.
What does the lithosphere float on top of?
Eon, Era, _______, Epoch
What forms when continental crust collides with continental crust?

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