ConcepTest: Oceans by South America #6
Examine the image of part of the South American continent and neighboring oceans. (Image courtesy the National Geophysical Data Center.)
Which sites are most likely to be located on oceanic crust?
a. A, B, C, & D
b. B, C, & D
c. C & D
d. A & C
No data yet. The correct response is c.
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References and Notes:
Marine Geology and Geophysics, Geoscience:Geology:
Resource TypeActivities:Classroom Activity:Short Activity:
Grade LevelCollege Lower (13-14):
Ready for Use
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Earth System TopicsSolid Earth:
Plate Tectonics, Oceans:
Ocean Basin Topography
Marine Geology and Geophysics
ThemeTeach the Earth:Teaching Environments:
Intro Geoscience, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:
Plate Tectonics, Teach the Earth:Course Topics: