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How is the asthenosphere different from the lithosphere?

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The difference between asthenosphere and lithosphere is how the materials in these layers can flow. Rocks in the lithosphere are "rigid", meaning that they can  ...

Compare and contrast the asthenosphere with the lithosphere

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Difference: The lithosphere is less dense and more brittle, the asthenosphere is more dense ... Compare and contrast earths lithosphere and asthenosphere?

The Crust & Lithosphere - The Geological Society

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The lithosphere is the rigid outer layer of the Earth required by plate tectonic theory. It differs from the underlying asthenosphere in terms of its mechanical (or  ...

Earth Structure

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The asthenosphere lies beneath the lithosphere. It is a part of the mantle, approximately 100 km thick, with very little strength. The asthenosphere flows relatively ...

Oobleck Experiment

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LITHOSPHERE is the ASTHENOSPHERE! The Asthenosphere is also known as the upper part of the Mantle! It is made of hot, molten material. This material has ...

Silly Putty or Oobleck - which is a better model for the Asthenosphere?

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In this activity students will compare and contrast Silly Putty and Oobleck, both of ... of both solid and liquids, as a concrete model for Earth's Asthenosphere.

d6 Lithosphere, asthenosphere, mesosphere - e-Geowords

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d6 Lithosphere, asthenosphere, mesosphere < plastic zone >. The terms lithosphere and asthenosphere stem from Joseph Barell's 1914-15 papers on isostasy ...

Eighth Grade - Center for Technology Outreach

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Proficient – 3b. Compare and contrast the major components and functions of different types of ... Compare and contrast the lithosphere and the asthenosphere .

Physical Geology - Interior of the Earth

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... to explore Earth's interior. Portray a cross-section of the Earth. Compare and contrast the core, mantle, and crust and the lithosphere and the asthenosphere ...

The lithosphereasthenosphere boundary and the tectonic and ...

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Jan 14, 2014 ... This study explores the properties of the lithosphereasthenosphere ... that the contrast in seismic velocity between the lithosphere and asthenosphere ..... polarity of the recorded phases to facilitate comparison with Ps.

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The asthenosphere is found between 50 to a few hundred miles below the... ... Compare and Contrast Lithosphere and Asthenosphere · Lithosphere Versus ...

Lithosphere and Asthenosphere: Facts and Information | The Free ...

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What is the Difference Between the Lithosphere and Asthenosphere? How Would .... The lesson concludes with students comparing their models to worksheets.

Earth's Crust, Lithosphere and Asthenosphere - Windows to the ...

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May 21, 2008 ... Crust, the upper layer of the Earth, is not always the same. Crust under the oceans is only about 5 km thick while continental crust can be up to ...