Asked in Volcanoes
Why volcanoes are commonly found of the edges of earths moving plate?
This is where the weaknesses in the earths crust lie and it is the easiest place for lava to spew out of these weaker areas, therefore forming volcanoes ...
Asked in Geology, Plate Tectonics
Although cement brick steel glass all come from substances found in earths crust they are not classified as minerals because?
Because they are not naturally occuring
Asked in Geology, Astronomy, Earth Sciences
Where are the youngest portions of the earths crust found?
The youngest parts of the Earth's crust are found in the oceanic crust. This crust is continuously being created at the mid-oceanic ridges. ...