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Grade 5 Tectonics
The theory of plate movement is called                      .
  1. plate tectonics
  2. geology
  3. continental tectonics
  4. biology
Grade 7 Tectonics
Earthquakes most often occur
  1. in the middle of tectonic plates.
  2. anywhere near a tectonic plate.
  3. only in the 'Ring of Fire'.
  4. on the boundary of tectonic plates.
Grade 6 Tectonics
What is a tectonic plate?
  1. liquid magma
  2. technical term used for dinnerware
  3. lava flowing into the ocean
  4. the movable crust on top of the mantle
Grade 5 Tectonics
What is a tectonic plate?
  1. a dish made of rock
  2. a kind of mountain
  3. a moving piece of Earth's rocky crust
  4. a loose piece of Earth's inner core
Grade 8 Vocabulary
Grade 7 Tectonics
Grade 7 Tectonics
Grade 9 Geomorphology
Plutonic and tectonic are subcategories of
  1. folded mountains.
  2. dome mountains.
  3. fault-block mountains.
  4. horsts and grabens.
Grade 8 Tectonics
Grade 8 Geomorphology
Volcanism, tectonics, and erosion are all                       .
  1. astronomical events
  2. geological processes
  3. biological adaptations
  4. atmospheric conditions
Grade 9 Tectonics
What is the largest tectonic plate?
  1. Scotia plate
  2. Pacific plate
  3. Eurasian plate
  4. Antarctic plate
Grade 12 Tectonics
A tectonic plate segment includes
  1. all of the mantle.
  2. the crust and the asthenosphere.
  3. the upper mantle and the crust.
  4. the mantle and the core.
Grade 12 Tectonics
The plate tectonics theory states that
  1. continental crust "plows through" oceanic crust.
  2. oceanic crust "slides over" continental crust.
  3. lithospheric plates move.
  4. tectonic forces cause the most damage in the center of the plates.
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