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    Images - Plate Tectonics

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    SYNOPSIS OF PLATE TECTONIC THEORY

    A synopsis of plate tectonics

    csmres.jmu.edu

    Gullfoss, Iceland

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    Convection currents drive plate movement.

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    The Andes' Volcanic Belt.

    Andean Volcanic Belt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org

    Transform fault

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    East Africa Rift Valley

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    Andes Mountain Range

    Mountainous Chile

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    between two tectonic plates at Pingvellit

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    subduction zone

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    Continental/continental convergent boundaries will form volcanic mountain ranges.

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    constructive plate boundaries

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    Sea floor spreading w/ magnetic stripes

    Plate Tectonic Evolution of the Pacific Ocean

    imperial.ac.uk

    Pangaea animation

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    Types of Plate Boundaries

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    • DivineMissMMM
      DivineMissMMM

      Very helpful!!!

    • Denise Greenberg
      Denise Greenberg

      Thank you, MissMMM! I use Pinterest to hold onto images for my Earth Sci class PowerPoints.

    Pangaea

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    • Andrea Leigh Force
      Andrea Leigh Force

      When the continents were cuddling.

    • Denise Greenberg
      Denise Greenberg

      And they shall cuddle again!

    animation for divergent to convergent boundaries

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    animation of convection currents

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    Major tectonic plates with directional movement arrows.

    EarthScienceinMaine - 6.4 Theory of Plate Tectonics

    earthscienceinmaine.wikispaces.com

    Rift valley in the Mid-Atlantic Ridge on Iceland.

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    active rift valley

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