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List of tectonic plates

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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 ...

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 ...

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.

Plate Tectonic Theory: Plates and Interplate Relationships

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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 ...

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Sep 3, 2010 ... From BBC documentary film "Earth The Power Of The Planet "

Plate tectonics

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I. Definition and relevance. Plate tectonics - the theory that the earth's lithosphere is composed of a mosaic of rigid plates that are in relative motion.

What are the different types of plate tectonic boundaries?

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There are three kinds of plate tectonic boundaries: divergent, convergent, and transform plate boundaries. This image shows the three main types of plate ...

Tectonic Plates, Earthquakes, and Volcanoes | Science | Interactive ...

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According to the theory of plate tectonics, Earth is an active planet. Its surface is composed of many individual plates that move and interact, constantly changing  ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Plate tectonics

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Plate tectonics. 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 ...

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What is Plate Tectonics? | Plate Tectonics - Live Science

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Mar 21, 2016 ... From the deepest ocean trench to the tallest mountain, plate tectonics explains the features and movement of Earth's surface in the present and ...

Tectonic plate | Define Tectonic plate at Dictionary.com

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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.