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Figure 15.26
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Plate Boundaries: 1. Divergent margins 2. Convergent margins 3. Transform margins
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At divergent plate boundaries , plates move away from each other Marked by rifting , basaltic volcanism, and eventual ridge uplift Divergent Plate Boundaries
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Chapter 15 Opening Figure
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Figure 15.12
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Convergent Plate Boundaries At convergent plate boundaries , plates move toward one another Nature of boundary depends on plates involved (oceanic vs. continental) Ocean-ocean plate convergence Ocean-continent plate convergence Continent-Continent plate convergence
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Types of Covergent
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