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41. The _____ inclines more steeply than the continental slope and rise and features submarine canyons and turbidity currents.

a. continental rise 

b. continental slope 

c. continental shelf 

d. oceanic ridge 


42. A (An)_____ is volcanically active and is the site where new oceanic crust forms.

a. oceanic rift 

b. active margin 

c. passive margin 

d. guyot 


43. A (An) _______ has a narrow continental shelf and is the site of seismic and volcanic activity.

a. divergent plate boundary 

b. passive margin 

c. active margin 

d. oceanic rift 





44. A (An) _______ forms from accumulated sediments and could be called an underwater delta.

a. abyssal plain 

b. deep sea trench 

c. submarine canyon 

d. deep sea fan 


45. ______ have flat tops and were once above the sea.

a. seamounts 

b. guyots 

c. sea fans 

d. submarine canyons 

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