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GEODYNAMICS

ANTONIO LEAL

Geodynamics terms: Continental drift and Earth structure.

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1.Process by which oceanic plates sink down into the asthenosphere
3.The energy inside the Earth
7.A section of Earth's lithosphere (crust and upper mantle) that moves around on the mantle.
8.The name Alfred Wegener gave to the large landmass, made up of all continents, that he believed existed before it broke apart to form the present continents.
11.Process by which hot material from deep within the Earth rises while cooler material near the surface sinks
12.Outermost layer of the Earth made primarily of silicon and oxygen
16.The theory that the Earth's lithosphere is divided into tectonic plates that move around on top of the asthenosphere.
17.Shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane of from volcanic activity
18.Biological remains transformed into rocks
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2.The hypothesis that states continents had once been joined to form a supercontinent
4.Rocks that posess the magnetic polarity of the Earth at the time they were formed
5.The rigid outer layer of Earth, including the crust and upper mantle
6.He proposed the Theory of Continental Drift.
9.This is a giant crack in the earths surface.
10.Layer of the Earth just below the lithosphere
13.Earth's layer made primarily of Fe and Si, that makes up most of the Earth's mass
14.Molten rock generated within the earth
15.Center of the Earth

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