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List of tectonic plates - Wikipedia

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This is a list of tectonic plates on the Earth's surface. Tectonic plates are pieces of Earth's crust and uppermost mantle, together referred to as the lithosphere.

What is a tectonic plate? [This Dynamic Earth, USGS]

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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 ...

What is Plate Tectonics? | Plate Tectonics - Live Science

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Mar 21, 2016 ... Plate tectonics is the theory that Earth's outer shell is divided into several plates that glide over the mantle.

Tectonic plate | Define Tectonic plate at Dictionary.com

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Tectonic plate definition at Dictionary.com, a free online dictionary with pronunciation, synonyms and translation. Look it up now!

Geography4Kids.com: Earth Structure: Plate Tectonics

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Geography4Kids.com! This tutorial introduces plate tectonics. Other sections include the atmosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere, climates, and ecosystems.

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Plate tectonics

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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.

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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 ...

What are Tectonic Plates and Plate Tectonics?

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Nov 30, 2015 ... Tectonic plates have created some of the most astonishing geologic creations on earth. Read more about the History, Theory, and Definition...

Plate Tectonic Theory: Plates and Interplate Relationships

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SYNOPSIS OF PLATE TECTONIC THEORY. Plate tectonics is the theory that the outer rigid layer of the earth (the lithosphere) is divided into a couple of dozen ...

Plate Tectonics, Tectonic Plates Information, Facts, News, Photos ...

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Get information, facts, photos, news, videos, and more about plate tectonics from National Geographic.