Plate tectonics theory

Examine the three theories associated with tectonic movement - convection currents, slab pull and ridge push.

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Plate Tectonics Theory

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Q1.Tectonic plates are....

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Q2.There are two types of tectonic plate. What are they called?

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Q3.Compared to continental plates, oceanic plates are....

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Q4.Convection currents occur in the....

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Q5.When tectonic plates sink into the mantle this is called....

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Plate Tectonics Theory

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Tectonic plates are....

1/5

Q2.There are two types of tectonic plate. What are they called?

2/5

Q3.Compared to continental plates, oceanic plates are....

3/5

Q4.Convection currents occur in the....

4/5

Q5.When tectonic plates sink into the mantle this is called....

5/5

Lesson summary: Plate tectonics theory

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