Theory Stating That Earth's Crust and Upper Mantle Are Broken into Sections?

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The large, moving sections that make up the earth's crust and upper mantle are called tectonic plates. The study of the movement of those plates is called plate tectonics. Earthquakes occur at their boundaries.
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The large, moving sections that make up the earth's crust and upper mantle are called tectonic plates. The study of the movement of those plates is called plate tectonics. Earthquakes occur at their boundaries.
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