plate tectonics n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Plate Tectonics PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Plate Tectonics

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 8

Plate Tectonics - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 118 Views
  • Uploaded on

Plate Tectonics. By: Gavin Jones. Background part 1. When the earth was formed the crust tuned in to a solid The crust is huge pieces of rock that hover the mantle The plates move north, south, west, east The size of the plates are 80-400 km The size changes of the plates

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Plate Tectonics' - rendor


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
plate tectonics

PlateTectonics

By: Gavin Jones

background part 1
Background part 1
  • When the earth was formed the crust tuned in to a solid
  • The crust is huge pieces of rock that hover the mantle
  • The plates move north, south, west, east
  • The size of the plates are 80-400 km
  • The size changes of the plates

all of the time

background part 2
Background part 2
  • The major plates are: the Eurasian plate, Australian Indian plate, Philipineplate, North American plate, Caribbean plate, South American plate, African plate, and more
slide4

Questions

  • Alfred Wegener originated the theory of Pangaea
  • Pangaea (super cotinent ) was not excepted by scientist un till the late
  • Pangaea means all lands, it occurred in the Paleozoic and the Mesozoic ears
  • hesAlexander Dutoit with fossil evidence
  • Location where plates and crust move together and they make earthquakes and volcanoes to go off
  • Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and avalanche
questions
Questions
  • The Indian plate, the Eurasian Plate and the Arabian Plate
  • Alafia rift valley, Eurasian and north American plates
  • Location where 2 plates slide past each other
  • Earth quakes ocean basins
  • Sanandre as fault pacific plate
questions1
Questions
  • North American plate
  • Juan De fuca plate, cocas plate, and carbianplates
  • California
  • Earthquakes, and maybe rift valleys
work cited
Work Cited
  • http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.enchantedlearning.com/egifs/Earthsplates.GIF&imgrefurl=http://www.professional-lurker.com/archives/2005_02.html&usg=__S5G6ZYIlCyuxOCBCVKaAaVroMdk=&h=252&w=431&sz=10&hl=en&start=0&zoom=1&tbnid=wFDTnhmcz87EnM:&tbnh=128&tbnw=219&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dplate%2Btectonics%2Bnames%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26sa%3DX%26biw%3D1373%26bih%3D650%26tbs%3Disch:1&um=1&itbs=1&iact=rc&dur=363&ei=_b_hTKCSMcP-8AbM9fT1Dg&oei=_b_hTKCSMcP-8AbM9fT1Dg&esq=1&page=1&ndsp=15&ved=1t:429,r:2,s:0&tx=87&ty=84
  • http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.yourtravelbuddynetwork.com/images/us_map.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.yourtravelbuddynetwork.com/US_Vacation_Destinations.html&usg=__Xdos3t5zbNbbv9eRYTpEAfwUc8o=&h=395&w=600&sz=72&hl=en&start=0&zoom=1&tbnid=UGqB97BZZeEFJM:&tbnh=111&tbnw=168&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dus%2Bmap%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26biw%3D1373%26bih%3D650%26tbs%3Disch:1&um=1&itbs=1&iact=rc&dur=375&ei=GsThTJ_RB4GB8ga_iJyHDw&oei=GsThTJ_RB4GB8ga_iJyHDw&esq=1&page=1&ndsp=21&ved=1t:429,r:7,s:0&tx=69&ty=73
  • http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://sandiegorealestateagent.net/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/San-Diego-Earthquake-Insurance.jpg&imgrefurl=http://sandiegorealestateagent.net/insurance/do-i-have-earthquake-insurance-on-my-san-diego-home/&usg=__U6tB19Ft1X4r3gOt2EIGlPWkDwE=&h=291&w=400&sz=49&hl=en&start=0&zoom=1&tbnid=-RWvNxCJF-dQTM:&tbnh=118&tbnw=164&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dearthquake%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26biw%3D1373%26bih%3D650%26tbs%3Disch:1&um=1&itbs=1&iact=hc&vpx=296&vpy=208&dur=5216&hovh=191&hovw=263&tx=125&ty=124&ei=t8ThTMXcJMP98AbK7eGEDw&oei=t8ThTMXcJMP98AbK7eGEDw&esq=1&page=1&ndsp=21&ved=1t:429,r:1,s:0
  • http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.michaelmcfadyenscuba.info/images/minmi-trench-2.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.michaelmcfadyenscuba.info/viewpage.php%3Fpage_id%3D309&usg=__9m4Sw2M3CIsOGh1OX4kgsUB_0Kg=&h=400&w=300&sz=20&hl=en&start=25&zoom=1&tbnid=mV7v189z_xtH4M:&tbnh=157&tbnw=118&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dtrench%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26biw%3D1373%26bih%3D650%26tbs%3Disch:1&um=1&itbs=1&iact=rc&dur=386&ei=ucXhTJ6dH4a0lQfmu6nXAw&oei=ksXhTKT4FsG78gbPkvj0Dg&esq=5&page=2&ndsp=21&ved=1t:429,r:19,s:25&tx=82&ty=72
  • http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/databank/entries/bowege.html
  • http://www.expanding-earth.org
  • http://www.geography-site.co.uk