This is a list of tectonic plates on Earth. Tectonic plates are pieces of Earth's crust
and uppermost mantle, together referred to as the lithosphere. The plates are ...
May 5, 1999 ... A tectonic plate (also called lithospheric plate) is a massive, irregularly shaped
slab of solid rock, generally composed of both continental and ...
Plate tectonics is the theory that the outer rigid layer of the earth (the lithosphere)
is divided into a couple of dozen "plates" that move around across the earth's ...
Tectonic plates have created some of the most astonishing geologic creations on
earth. Read more about the History, Theory, and Definition...
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Nov 13, 2012 ... Visit http://www.makemegenius.com for more science videos for kids. Our Earth is
made of large pieces (land masses) called plates.These land ...
Jul 18, 2014 ... The Earth is in a constant state of change. Earth's crust, called the lithosphere,
consists of 15 to 20 moving tectonic plates. The plates can be ...
The Earth's crust and upper part of the mantle are broken into large pieces called
tectonic plates. These are constantly moving at a few centimetres each year.
Volcanoes and earthquakes both result from the movement of tectonic plates. In
this interactive activity produced for Teachers' Domain with images from NASA, ...
Dec 2, 2015 ... Plate tectonics, theory dealing with the dynamics of Earth's outer shell, the
lithosphere, that revolutionized Earth sciences by providing a ...