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Plate Tectonics

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  • Q1
    What is the outermost layer of the earth called?
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    Skin
    Crust
    Core
    Upper Mantle
    30s
  • Q2
    What is the inner most part of the earth called?
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    Outer Core
    Inner Core
    Pocket
    Mantle
    30s
  • Q3
    The plates of the earth are made of these two parts.
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    Crust and Core
    Inner and Outer Core
    Mantle and Core
    Crust and Upper Mantle
    30s
  • Q4
    What type of plate boundary represents a plate collision?
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    Strike-Slip
    Transform
    Convergent
    Divergent
    30s
  • Q5
    What type of plate boundary do plates divide?
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    Strike-slip
    Divergent
    Convergent
    Transform
    30s
  • Q6
    What area is home to most of the world's earthquake and volcanic events?
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    San Andreas fault
    African plate
    Hawaiian Hot spot
    Ring of Fire
    30s
  • Q7
    What is a "Scientific" measurement of the amount of energy released during an earthquake?
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    Intensity
    Richter scale
    Mercalli scale
    Magnitude
    30s
  • Q8
    What scale is used to measure the intensity levels of an earthquake?
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    Seismogram
    Seismograph
    Richter Scale
    Mercalli Scale
    30s
  • Q9
    What is another name for the part of the earth that makes up our plates?
    Lithosphere
    Asthenosphere
    Crust
    Mantle
    30s
  • Q10
    What part of the earth allows our lithosphere or plates to move?
    Mantle
    Asthenosphere
    Core
    Crust
    30s

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