In geology and earth science, a plateau also called a high plain or tableland, is
an area of highland, usually consisting of relatively flat ...
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The largest plateaus on Earth formed where two tectonic plates collided.
Because they are lifted far above sea level, they are known as high altitude
A plateau may cover an area as small as several square miles or as large as half
the size of the lower forty-eight United States. Some plateaus formed as a result ...
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May 8, 2011 ... Formation of the Colorado Plateau.mp4. elGeokid's channel ... I think the
compression was around the outside of the plateau. . Read more.
In this activity, students see how broad uplifted areas breakup, forming plateaus
such as those on the Colorado Plateau. Instructional Method: Experiment.
Plateaus can be formed by the erosion of surrounding areas by rivers, flooding ...
A plateau can cover a few square miles, or extend over an area of thousands of ...
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Feb 1, 2012 ... me explaining how plateaus were formed in Idaho. ... Tracing the Ancient
Landscapes of the Colorado Plateau by Ron Blakey & Wayne ...
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Apr 14, 2010 ... The Tibetan Plateau, formed as two landmasses collided, had a more
complicated formation than was previously thought.