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plotted positions with plate boundary locations. Describe any correlations.d.How does the theory of Plate Tectonics explain these similarities of location? Describe how the theory of Plate Tectonics is strengthened by these patterns.2. What is meant by the term Ring of Fire3a. How do Ayelu and Likaiu volcanoes fit into the pattern you have observed?b. What processes are going on in eastern Africa? Explain what is meant by a triple junctionc. About two hundred million years ago a similar process occurred. (Refer back to the image of the historical maps of Earth’s drifting continents.) Describe the process.? .
4a. What are hot spots? Look at the Geological map of the Hawaiian Islands below. What do hot spots tell us about plate movement?b. Refer to Image of the Snake River Plain below. How has the hot spot in the Yellowstone region given clues about the movement of the North American Plate? YNP is in the upper right hand corner of the imagec. Scientists have determined that plates move at different speeds. Some travel as slow as 2cm/yr and others as fast as 15 cm/yr. Describe how hot spots could be used to determine the speed of plate movements>d. What information and measurements would you need to calculate the rate of movement?5a. How did the Himalaya and Karakoram mountain ranges form? Twenty-two mountains in these mountain ranges are 8000 m (26,240 ft) or higher, with Mt. Everest being the tallest on Earth at 8850 m (29,028 ft). Why are these ranges so high even when they are not neara coastline?b. Compare the Urals, another range in the list that is not near a continental edge, to the Himalaya and Karakoram. The highest 6. How did the Katahdin region of the Appalachian Mountains form? 7. Compare and contrast the geological formation of - Seven Hundred Acre Island, Islesboro
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