Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics Quiz

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Who first publicly talked about the idea of Continental Drift?

Alfred Wegener

What did Alfred Wegener call the movement of Earth's continents?

Continental Drift

How many large chunks is the Earth's crust divided into?

Seven

What is the term used to describe the different types of activity at the boundaries where tectonic plates meet?

Plate Tectonics

What did the present-day continents form millions of years ago?

One huge land mass

Test your knowledge about the theory of Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics proposed by German scientist Alfred Wegener. Explore the development of the theory and the movements of Earth's continents over millions of years.

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