Tectonic Plates.

guglielmoalonzo
Mind Map by , created almost 6 years ago

Cambridge IGCSE Geography (Tectonic Plates) Mind Map on Tectonic Plates., created by guglielmoalonzo on 01/08/2014.

94
6
0
Tags
guglielmoalonzo
Created by guglielmoalonzo almost 6 years ago
River Processes and Landforms
1jdjdjd1
GCSE Geography - Causes of Climate Change
Beth Coiley
Tectonic Hazards flashcards
katiehumphrey
The structure of the heart
rachel_w
Denary, Binary and Hexadecimal
Samuel Leonard
Geography Quiz
PatrickNoonan
Using GoConqr to study geography
Sarah Egan
Geography Coastal Zones Flashcards
Zakiya Tabassum
All the Countries of the World and their Capital Cities
PatrickNoonan
Volcanoes
1jdjdjd1
Tectonic Plates.
1 Huge slabs of crust.
2 Plate boundaries are where the plates meet.
3 Convergent.
3.1 Subduction.
3.1.1 Oceanic meet continental plates.
3.1.1.1 Volcanoes are formed.
3.1.1.2 Causes earthquake.
3.2 Collision zone.
3.2.1 Two continental plates meet each other.
3.2.1.1 Forms mountains.
3.2.1.1.1 Himalayas.
4 Divergent or Constructive.
4.1 Two plates move away from each other.
4.1.1 Causes shield volcanoes from rising magma
4.1.1.1 North American plate moving away from Eurasian plate.
4.1.1.1.1 Creating Mid-Atlantic and Iceland through volcanic activity.
5 Conservative.
5.1 Two slates just slide past each other.
5.1.1 Causes earthquakes.
5.1.1.1 San Andreas Fault.

Media attachments