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What do the inner and outer core consist of?
What are plates moved by?
Give an example of a constructive plate margin
Which crust can be destroyed and created?
Give an example of a deep sea trench
Concerning island arcs, what type of magma rises through fractures in the granite layer?
What is a rift valley?
What type of crust is old, light, thick and made up of silica, aluminium and granite?
What is a hot spot?
Name the three types of plate margin
What sort of rock is forced upwards during the formation of fold mountains?
What part of the earth is divided into plates? (not crust)
Who is responsible for the theory of continental drift?
How is Palaomagnetism evidence for continental drift?
What type of crust is young, dense, thin and made up of silica, magnesium and basalt?
What is fixed in position beneath a hot spot?
What are ocean ridges comprised of?
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Give an example of a destructive 'Oceanic-Oceanic' margin
How wide is the mantle?
How wide is the crust?
What type of margin are mid-ocean ridges formed at?
What is seismicity concerned with?
What is vulcanicity concerned with?
What is this the definition of : Growth or increase by the gradual accumulation of additional layers or matter.
How old are fold mountains?
What is this a definition of: Elongated depression of ocean floor which runs parallel to a volcanic island arc or mountain belt
In what sort of rock do magnetic minerals align to the North Pole in?
Name the four layers of the earth (in order)
Where are ocean ridges found?
Give an example of a conservative plate margin
Give an example of a destructive 'Continental-Continental' margin
'Volcanoes lie along the crest of an arcuate, crustal ridge bounded by deep oceanic ridge' -What is this describing?
What three categories are there that provide evidence for continental drift?
Continental rift valleys represent areas where continents are being what?

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