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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 ...

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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 ...

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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.

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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.

cosmosmagazine.com/geoscience/geologists-solve-mystery-what-tectonic-plates-float

Feb 16, 2015 ... These days plate tectonics is “obvious”, says Louis Moresi, a geologist at the University of Melbourne. “You can log on to Google Earth and ...

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 ?

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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 ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plate%20tectonics

Define plate tectonics: geology : a scientific theory that the Earth's surface is made of very large sections that move very slowly; also : the…