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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_tectonic_plates

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.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plate_tectonics

Plate tectonics is a scientific theory describing the large-scale motion of 7 large plates and the movements of a larger number of smaller plates of the Earth's ...

pubs.usgs.gov/gip/dynamic/tectonic.html

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 ...

www.livescience.com/37706-what-is-plate-tectonics.html

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 ...

www.geography4kids.com/files/earth_tectonics.html

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

www.dictionary.com/browse/tectonic-plate

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

www.nationalgeographic.com/science/earth/the-dynamic-earth/plate-tectonics

Learn about how plates move and their impact on the Earth's surface.

www.csun.edu/~dsw/lect4_geodyn_asthen.pdf

Tectonic Plates on Earth and Other Planets. Venus. Earth. The Earth has many tectonic plates. Other planets only have one plate, Why ?

csmres.jmu.edu/geollab/vageol/vahist/plates.html

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 ...

www.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/ess05.sci.ess.earthsys.tectonic/tectonic-plates-earthquakes-and-volcanoes

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  ...