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Select three different geologic events, an earthquake, a volcano, and a mountain belt, from the U. Geological Survey website.

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Select three different geologic events, an earthquake, a volcano, and a mountain belt, from the U.S. Geological Survey website.

Be sure that the selected structural geological events are associated with the three main plate tectonics movements - divergent, convergent, and transform fault.

Write a 700-word essay that discusses and addresses the following items:

1. The history of the plate tectonics theory.

2. A map for each selected location.

3. The relationship between each structural geologic event (e.g., earthquake) and the associated plate tectonics movement.

4. The various damages associated with each structural geologic event.

5. The role of earth science in predicting the selected geologic events.

6. Use at least three credible sources in your research.
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Earth Science and Natural Disasters
History of Plate tectonics
Plate tectonic hypothesis was originated in 1915 when theory of continental drift was
proposed by Alfred Wegener. According to this...

This question was asked on Jan 26, 2013 and answered on Jan 27, 2013.

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