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What are Earth’s layers made of? Earth’s Plates Earth’s Features Earthquakes and Volcanoes Class Questions Capture the Chapter r 200 400 600 800 Jeopardy
What are Earth’s layers made of? for 200 This is a land formation that is an area of raised, flat land.
What are Earth’s layers made of? for 400 This part of the Earth’s core is a very dense liquid.
What are Earth’s layers made of? for 600 These things are found floating on top of the lower mantle.
What are Earth’s layers made of? for 800 Most of Earth’s mass is found in this layer.
Earth’s Plates for 200 This is the name of the force that moves Earth’s tectonic plates.
Earth’s Plates for 400 A trilobite is found on the eastern coast of South America. This area is where identical trilobites would need to be found in order to support Wegener’s theory of continental drift.
Earth’s Plates for 600 The North American Plate and the Eurasian Plate move away from each other about _________ each year.
Earth’s Plates for 800 This is the name Alfred Wegener gave to the one large continent he thought existed many years ago.
Earth’s Features 200 According to the theory of plate tectonics, these may form when plates move together.
Earth’s Features 400 According to the theory of plate tectonics, Earth’s lithosphere is broken into about _______ plates.
Earth’s Features 600 This is the name for a break in the Earth’s crust.
Earth’s Features 800 The Himalayan Mountains are formed because the Eurasian Plate and the Indian Plate are pushing against each other. This is called a ___________ boundary.
Earthquakes and Volcanoes for 200 Most major earthquakes in the United States occur in California and Alaska. These states are located on a ______________ ______________.
Earthquakes and Volcanoes for 400 This is where most volcanoes are located.
Earthquakes and Volcanoes for 600 This instrument measures ground movement as it occurs.
Earthquakes and Volcanoes for 800 A fracture boundary, like the San Andreas fault, cause ____________ when they slide past each other.
Class Questions for 200 This is the name for the innermost part of the Earth.
Class Questions for 400 The temperature of the core is thought to be about ______________.
Class Questions for 600 This is the name of the scale that measures earthquakes.
Class Questions for 800 This is the percent of oxygen found in the Earth’s crust.
Capture the Chapter for 200 This is made up of Earth’s crust and the solid part of the mantle.
Capture the Chapter for 400 This is the layer in which the convection currents that move the plates occurs. This is the layer in which the convection currents that move the plates occurs.
Capture the Chapter for 600 Pangea was a main part of Wegener’s theory of ___________ _________.
Capture the Chapter for 800 As new crust forms on the ocean floor, it pushes the plates further and further apart. The Mid-Atlantic Ridge is an example of this movement called …