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Name Ashley GOL 105: Physical Geology Plate Tectonics Lab Divergent Boundaries: Identify five (5) different divergent plate boundaries (spreading centers) on the earth. What geologic features/phenomena (i.e. earthquakes, volcanoes, trenches, mountains, etc.) are associated with this boundary? Be careful, not all features labeled “ridge” on the map are tectonic spreading centers. Name Plates Involved Mid-Atlantic Ridge Eurasian Plate, N. American Plate, African Plate, & S. American Plate East African Rift African Plate & Arabian Plate East Pacific Pacific Plate, Cocos Plate, & Nazca Plate Geologic Features/Phenomena Volcanoes Mountains Earthquakes along the ocean Convergent Boundaries: Ocean-Ocean Identify three (3) different ocean-ocean convergent boundaries. Be sure to indicate which two plates are involved in the collision, and which plate is being subducted. What geologic features/phenomena are associated with this boundary?

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