Which of these forms as crust drops along a divergent boundary across a continental plate?

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... away from the divergent boundary. ... crust to thin and drop along this plate boundary. ... continental plates collide, the crust from both ...

Earth Floor: Plate Tectonics - Exploring the Environment

Places where plates are coming apart are called divergent ... crust is formed along the boundary. ... or less across, and it runs along the top of a ...

Deforming the Earth's Crust (Part 1) flashcards | Quizlet

These form when opposing forces ... of faults to form along the rift zone. The blocks of crust in the ... tectonic plates separate. divergent boundary ...

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(both oceanic crust & continental crust) ... •the older oceanic plate is pushed down (subducts) •forms volcanic island arc ... •occurs along divergent ...

:: Divergent Boundary ::

If this is a divergent boundary, a rift zone will form above ... plate along a divergent plate boundary, ... none of these a divergent plate boundary ...

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Although most mountains form along plate ... the old seafloor that was between the two slabs of continental crust have ... Rifting at a divergent plate boundary ...

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All of these plates are constantly moving ... One of the best examples of a divergent boundary is the ... The oceanic crust gets pushed under the continental crust.

Divergent Plate Boundaries - Wikispaces

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... an example of a divergent plate boundary where new crust is formed ... Andes Mountains of the west coast of ... These form bodies of buried granite and ...

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... crust along divergent ... Plate boundary zones occur ... They also found that the oceanic crust was much thinner than continental crust. All these new ...

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... in large metropolitan areas and along jagged coasts. As these ... plates forms a transform fault boundary. ... Boundary Makes New Crust? What Is a Divergent

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Weak points along the Earth's oceanic crust allow magma to ... and plate boundary zones. A divergent boundary is where magma cools to form new crust as plates pull ...

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... The least dense ... Vibrations from plate movements along this boundary are the ... The creation of new crust at a divergent boundary means that old ...

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At these divergent plate boundaries new oceanic lithosphere is ... A transform boundary is where plates slide past each ... Continental crust Lithosphere ...

Magmas and Igneous Rocks - Trinity University

A divergent boundary can form within continental crust, ... and oceanic crust are not plate boundaries. These are ... plate moves across a ...

Convergent Boundary - Plate Tectonics

Divergent Boundary; Convergent Boundary ; ... of the earths crust come together. As these two plates push against each ... of continental crust in found in ...

Crust (geology) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The boundary between the crust and mantle is ... The crust forms in part by aggregation of ... Continental crust is enriched in incompatible ...

Rift Valleys - Kids Science

Rift valleys are not ... The valleys form when continental crust is pulling ... The Mid Atlantic Ridge is a divergent plate boundary where continental plates are ...

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Continental crust is much thicker and less dense than oceanic crust. ... boundary between the crust and the ... And what do we notice when we study the Moho across ...

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... under continental crust. This forms an active ... that develop along continental edges. These ... Divergent boundaries. A divergent plate boundary is ...

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Transform boundary c. Plate Tectonics ... valley called a rift valley forms along the divergent boundary. ... plate carrying continental crust, ...

Section 1 What Are Earthquakes? - Midway Middle School Science

... breaks in Earth’s crust can release energy in the form of ... at plate boundaries. Earthquakes at Divergent ... earthquakes happen along these

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Tectonic Plates. Do we really know ... Oceanic to Oceanic, which makes new crust 3. Continental to Oceanic, ... As the plates separate along the boundary, ...

Divergent boundary - Factbites

... boundary, and plates that slide along one another form a transform plate boundary. Divergent ... across the edges of the continental crust near ...

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A divergent plate boundary is most likely ... subduction of oceanic crust that forms in the Sea of Japan. D. all of these. ... of continental crust because of ...

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(both oceanic crust & continental crust) ... the older oceanic plate is pushed down (subducts) forms volcanic island ... occurs along divergent boundaries ...

Evolution of Continents and Oceans - Indiana University

The evolution of a divergent plate boundary has ... the oceanic crust. As new oceanic crust forms at ... these fold belts along continental margins ...

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... forming new crust along the boundary. When a divergent boundary is formed between two continental plates, ... only a kilometer or less across, and runs along the ...

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All tectonic plates share boundaries with other tectonic plates. These ... a divergent boundary. New sea floor forms at ... Earth’s crust to drop down ...