Which is accurate about the Earth A The lithosphere is a layer containing both

Which is accurate about the earth a the lithosphere

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13.Which is accurate about the Earth?
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A) The lithosphere is a layer containing both the uppermost part of the mantle and the crust, where flowing is more common than breaking. B) The lithosphere is the soft part of the mantle below the asthenosphere. The asthenosphere is a layer containing both the hottest part of the mantle and the crust, where flowing is more common than breaking.C) The lithosphere is a layer containing both the uppermost part of the mantle and the crust, where breaking is more common than flowing. D) The lithosphere is the soft part of the mantle below the asthenosphere. The asthenosphere is a layer containing both the uppermost part of the mantle and the crust, where flowing is more common than breaking.E) The lithosphere is the very center of the Earth.Feedback: The uppermost mantle is cold enough that it doesn’t flow easily, so it rides along with the crust in lithospheric plates rafting on deeper, softer asthenospheric mantle.The deepest crust is a bit soft, because at a given temperature the high-silica crust is softer than the low silica mantle, but let’s not get too complex here.Correct Answer(s):C Table for Individual Question Feedback Points Earned: 0.0/1.0 14.What is accurate about seismic waves moving through the Earth? Table for Individual Question Feedback Points Earned: 1.0/1.0 15.
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The above diagram is from one of the Geomations in the unit. It shows three possible faultstyles. A and B are cross-sections, with a collapsed building on top to show you which wayis up—the yellow band is a distinctive layer of rock that was broken by the earthquake that also knocked down the building. C is viewed from a helicopter, looking down on a road with a dashed yellow line down the middle; the road was broken by an earthquake along the green fault, and the earthquake knocked down a building to make the funky-looking brown pile in the upper right.What is accurate about the different earthquake styles? Table for Individual Question Feedback Points Earned: 1.0/1.0
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