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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 general geologic features/phenomena are associated with this boundary? Name Plates Involved Solomon Islands Pacific and Australia Plates Mariana Trench Philippine and Pacific Tonga Trench Pacific and Australian Plates Geologic Features/Phenomena Volcanoes Earthquakes Mountains Trenches Volcanic Islands
Ocean-Continent Identify three (3) different ocean-continent convergent boundaries. Be sure to indicate which two plates are involved in the collision, and which plate is being subducted. What general geologic features/phenomena are associated with this boundary? Name Plates Involved Andes Mountains Nazca and South American Plates Cascades Volcanoes Juan De Fuca and North American Plates Mount Hood Juan De Fuca and North American Plates Geologic Features/Phenomena Volcanoes Trenches Volcanic Arc Earthquakes Melting
Continent-Continent Identify at least one (1) continent-continent convergent boundary. Be sure to indicate which two plates are involved in the collision. What geologic features/phenomena are associated with this boundary? Name Plates Involved Mount Everest and Himalayas Indian and Eurasian Plate Geologic Features/Phenomena Mountains Earthquakes Melting Shortening/Thickening of Plates Folding/Faulting
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