In plate tectonics, a divergent boundary or divergent plate boundary is a linear
feature that ... Continental-continental divergent/constructive boundary ...
Divergent boundaries also form volcanic ...
Divergent is also known as a constructive boundary.
divergent plate boundary: idealized cross section zoom_in ... new crust. Because
new crust is formed, divergent margins are also called constructive margins.
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It is also called a destructive boundary because the older more dense plate ...
This is also called a constructive boundary because new ocean floor is formed.
Divergent boundaries are constructive boundaries because new crust is ...
Overtime the cooling magma piles up to form a raised ridge called a mid-ocean
Conservative margins are also known as transform faults. Transform faults are
mainly found on the ocean floor, where they offset mid ocean ridges and enable
The western coast of South America and the Himalayan Mountains are
convergent plate boundaries. Also called active margin , collision zone. See
more at ...
In this lesson, you will learn the meaning of the term 'divergent boundary' in the ...
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might seem solid enough, it is actually broken into sections called tectonic plates.
... A divergent boundary, or constructive boundary, is where two sect...
The crust becomes molten called magma. This may be forced to the surface of
the earth causing a volcanic eruption. destructive plate margin. figure 1.
Jul 29, 2015 ... Destructive Plate Boundaries Also known as convergent boundaries or
compressional boundaries. These cause violent volcanoes and ...