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Reaper534
 2 years ago
What you would see and what would occur at transform boundaries?
A. Long chains of mountains and volcanoes.
B. Mountains, volcanoes, plateaus, and earthquakes.
C. Strong earthquakes.
D. Very tall mountains and plateaus, and strong earthquakes.
Reaper534
 2 years ago
What you would see and what would occur at transform boundaries? A. Long chains of mountains and volcanoes. B. Mountains, volcanoes, plateaus, and earthquakes. C. Strong earthquakes. D. Very tall mountains and plateaus, and strong earthquakes.

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TranceNova
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Okay, so this type of boundary is known as a "slip boundary" where the two plates don't subduct or create new crust.

TranceNova
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(Think about how mountains and volcanoes form, what type of boundaries do they form on?). A transform bounary will slide against each other, usually in short bursts (think about sliding two rocks together, do you think it would happen smoothly?). Tell me which one you think is correct and I'll tell you if you are right.

TranceNova
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, mountains are produced when two plates are "squashed" together causing the edges to rise (usually a subduction zone).

Reaper534
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ooh yeah its like if u push a towel from both end and it will rise

TranceNova
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yeah :) But this is a different fault the plates just slide together  only they don't/can't slide smoothly dw:1354840190750:dw

Reaper534
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0jst soo i can remember what are plateaus

TranceNova
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You don't usually get mountains and volcanoes because the two plates aren't being pushed together, they are sliding sideways. When they slide they usually move in jolts with bursts of energy (The strong bursts of energy is your key clue). Plateaus are flat regions :)

Reaper534
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Island arcs form along ___________________. A. divergent plate boundaries B. convergent (oceanicoceanic) C. convergent (oceaniccontinental) D. transform plate boundaries

Reaper534
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i wanted to be sure of this one i put A

TranceNova
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(psst, A is not correct for the first one, what do bursts of energy produce?) A isn't right for the next one either (sorry!), a divergent plate boundary looks like this: dw:1354840854135:dw

TranceNova
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1[for the second question] The clue here is that they are islands, so you know that both plates have to be oceanic. Think about your towel, what type of boundary is that (where the plates are being pushed together)? Yep, you're right for the first one :)

Reaper534
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i dont think its b or c because convergent means to get closer

TranceNova
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Nope, not D  remember from the first question that transform boundaries do not produce volcanoes or mountains but strong earthquakes.

Reaper534
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The driving mechanism for plate tectonics is _____________________. A. the moon's tidal pull B. convection of upper mantle magma C. convection of earth's core D. magnetic reversals

Reaper534
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0there thats all thanks
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