Tectonic plates move about as fast as 39 A your fingernails grow B a child

Tectonic plates move about as fast as 39 a your

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39) Tectonic plates move about as fast as ________. 39) _____ A) your fingernails grow B) a child crawls C) a snail crawls D) a river flows E) grass grows in the summer 40) Which of the following rocks is the most reliable one used to collect information about Earth's magnetic field where and when the rock originated? 40) _____
41) Which of the following is the most convincing piece of evidence set forth to support the concept of sea floor spreading? 41) _____ 42) The sea floor of which of the following oceans has the simplest and most symmetric pattern of age distribution?42) _____ 43) Based on the Theory of Plate Tectonics, you would expect to find ________ heat flow at the mid-ocean ridge and ________ heat flow at subduction zones when compared to other parts of the crust. 43) _____ A) decreased; increased B) decreased; decreased C) increased; increased D) increased; decreased 44) Most large earthquakes occur along which of the following? 44) _____ 45) The tectonic forces called slab pull and slab suction may act in unison at which type of plate boundary? 45) _____ 46) Which of the following is an example of an oceanic-oceanic divergent plate boundary? 46) _____ 47) Which of the following is an example of a continental-continental divergent plate boundary? 47) _____ A) San Andreas Fault B) Red Sea C) Himalaya Mountains D) Mendocino Fault E) Andes Mountains 48) Which of the following is an example of an oceanic-oceanic convergent plate boundary? 48) _____ 49) Which of the following is an example of an oceanic-continental convergent plate boundary? 49) _____

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