Plate Tectonics Theory Quiz

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What does plate tectonics explain?

The movement of Earth's crust and the formation of major landforms

Which geological phenomena are included in the explanation provided by plate tectonics?

Volcanoes, earthquakes, and mountain ranges

What scientific concept is plate tectonics considered as?

A scientific theory

What is the primary focus of plate tectonics?

Movement of Earth's crust

What is the outer shell of the Earth called, according to plate tectonics?

Crust

Which geological events are explained by plate tectonics?

Volcanoes

What does plate tectonics provide an explanation for?

Movement of Earth's crust

What type of major landforms does plate tectonics explain the formation of?

Volcanoes, earthquakes, and mountain ranges

Which scientific theory provides an explanation for the movement of Earth's crust?

Plate tectonics

What does plate tectonics primarily seek to explain?

The movement of Earth's crust

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Plate tectonics is a scientific theory that explains the movement of Earth's crust and the formation of major landforms, including volcanoes, earthquakes, and mountain ranges[2

Test your knowledge about the scientific theory that explains the movement of Earth's crust, the formation of major landforms, including volcanoes, earthquakes, and mountain ranges.

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