ConcepTest: Elevated Terraces
A series of elevated terraces (former wave-cut platforms) along an active plate boundary coast is evidence for ______________.
a. Sea level rise
b. Uplift of continental crust
c. Subsidence (sinking) of crust
No data yet. The correct response is b.
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References and Notes:
Resource TypeActivities:Classroom Activity:Short Activity:
Grade LevelCollege Lower (13-14):
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ThemeTeach the Earth:Teaching Environments:
Intro Geoscience, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:
Earth System TopicsSolid Earth: