Results for: Pangaea

In Continents and Regions

What is Pangaea?

Pangaea was a large, ancient landmass that was composed of all thecontinents joined together, also called a "supercontinent." Itsname is Ancient Greek: Pan meaning entire (MORE)
In Earth Sciences

What was Pangaea?

Pangaea was a supercontinent that formed approximately 300 millionyears ago. It existed during the Paleozoic and early Mesozoic eras,breaking apart to form the continents we k (MORE)
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What caused Pangaea or Pangaea?

The creation of Pangaea was due to plate tectonics which causes continents to grow closer at times, and further apart at others.
In Geology

Why is Pangaea named Pangaea?

Pangaea is named Pangaea because it is Greek for all lands, which accurately describes Earth 200 million years ago.
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Did Pangaea have mountains?

Yes. The modern Appalachian Mountains are part of the remnantsof a major mountain range on Pangaea. . ADDED The rest of the remnants of the chain are the ScottishHighlands an (MORE)
In Continents

What is South Pangaea?

South Pangea is the seldom-heard off 8th continent. It is located below Flemland and in between Prussia and New Scottsdale. South Pangea became a country when it had seceded f (MORE)
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When was pangaea discovered?

It was discover in 1582. discovered by a explorer that everybody thinks that's not really important. His name was Ching Chow Ampletua
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Why was Pangaea effected?

There was a time, a time when the continents sat on the top of the mantle , one of Earth's layers. The supercontinent Pangaea was sitting on the top of themantle, too. Beca (MORE)
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Pangaea is where?

Pangea refers to the worlds first landmass, the earth consisted of one ocean and one "super continent". Pangea then split up into Gondwana and Laurasia