How Did the Himalayan Mountains Form?

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The Himalayan began to form about 40-50 million years ago. This happened because tectonic plate movement collided the land masses of India and Eurasia. You can find more information here: http://pubs. usgs. gov/gip/dynamic/himalaya. html
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The Himalayas formed through million of years of earthquakes and the movement of the earth. When there is a shift of the earth it pushes the areas around and up to form into mountains
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The Himalayan orogeny and Tibetan uplift are a result of the tectonic forces which caused the separation of the Indian continent from the African continent, its movement toward Asia
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The accepted theory about the formation of the Himalayas started to take shape
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I can give you as detailed answer as you would like, but I am thinking you probably want some sub-400level geology class, sooo. The Himalayan mountains were formed/are being formed
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