Results for: Accretion-geology

Will you explain about the outflow from the accretion disc?

Query   Whats an accretion disc?     Answer   Accretion disc is a disc of matter that falls on the black hole. It rotates around it rapidly, heating up and e (MORE)

What is the Accretion theory?

This belongs in astronomy. It's a theory of how solar systems have come to be. Basically, clouds of gas draw together and form an accretion disc (which lies in a plane equ (MORE)
In Geology

What is an Accreted Terrain?

Part of the lithosphere that comes off when a plate collides into  another plate, and is added to it. This often happens when an  oceanic plate subducts under a continental (MORE)

Why is geology called geology?

Geology is the study of Earth. Geology is called geology because geo means Earth, and logy means discourse. Nevertheless, geology is reasonably defined to be a science that pu (MORE)

How does accretion heat a planet?

During accretion, any object falling towards a planet will acquire a velocity because of the gravitational attraction from the planet. So, the object will have a kinetic ene (MORE)

What in geology?

about earth ^thats true, but ive done Geology as an A Level and the modules i did involved tectonic plates, earthquakes and volcanoes, folding and faulting of rock, what the e (MORE)

What is accretion geology?

accretion occurs when two plates collide. when an oceanic plate  dives beneath a continental plate, there is a layer of sedimentary  rock from the oceanic plate that is less (MORE)