Plate Tectonics!. By: Verdi Feltman. Plate Tectonics. Plate tectonics explains the cause of earthquakes, volcano’s, oceanic trenches, mountain range formation and other geological phenomenon.
By: Verdi Feltman
Plate tectonics explains the cause of earthquakes, volcano’s, oceanic trenches, mountain range formation and other geological phenomenon.
Plates are made of rock and drift all over the globe, they can change in size and push back into the Earth’s mantle.
These are the different plates
The theory of Pangaea was created by a man named Alfred Wegener. He proposed that the continents were once compressed into a single pro-continent which he called Pangaea.
Alfred Wegener created the idea of Pangaea.
His idea was originally rejected by scientists
because the forces made by the rotation of
the earth were calculated to be insufficient to
Or in other word’s, he didn’t
have a very good explanation for what
This picture is of the U.S.
Is a deep sea trench.
The different plate boundaries
This is what a mudslide looks like
This is what a landslide looks like
This is a picture of the after math from an earthquake
This is a volcano erupting.
This is a picture of a mountain found in Switzerland