What are the different plate boundaries?

This lesson will look at the four different types of plate boundaries and the tectonic activity that occurs at each one.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Convection currents are...

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Q2.As the rock in the lower mantle heats up and melts it expands which means that...

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Q3.Convection currents cause the tectonic plates to move because...

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Q4.Ridge push happens...

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Q5.Slab pull happens...

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Convection currents are...

1/5

Q2.As the rock in the lower mantle heats up and melts it expands which means that...

2/5

Q3.Convection currents cause the tectonic plates to move because...

3/5

Q4.Ridge push happens...

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Q5.Slab pull happens...

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What are the different types of plate boundary?

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Q1.At a constructive plate boundary the tectonic plates move...

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Q2.At a collision plate boundary you find...

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Q3.At a conservative plate boundary...

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Q4.The two types of plate boundary where you find both volcanoes and earthquakes are...

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Q5.At a destructive plate boundary...

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What are the different types of plate boundary?

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

Q1.At a constructive plate boundary the tectonic plates move...

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Q2.At a collision plate boundary you find...

2/5

Q3.At a conservative plate boundary...

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Q4.The two types of plate boundary where you find both volcanoes and earthquakes are...

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Q5.At a destructive plate boundary...

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