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lower mantle is lower than upper mantle and middle mantle

upper Mantle is lower than lower mantle and middle mantle

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What cause the difference between densities of the upper mantle and lower mantle?

The upper mantle is hard and the lower mantle


What is the difference between the upper mantle and the lower mantle?

The upper mantle is harder than the lower mantle


Is the second layer of the earth the upper mantle or the lower mantle?

upper mantle


What is something interesting about the lower and or upper mantles?

the upper mantle is hard and the lower mantle is soft


Is upper mantle more pressured or the lower mantle?

The lower mantle has more pressure because it has more rock resting on it than the upper mantle.


Is the upper mantle solid?

Yes the upper mantle is solid. The lower mantle however is not.


Why is the lower mantle denser than the upper mantle?

The lower mantle is under greater pressure than the upper mantle, compressing the rock into a denser form.


How many sections does the mantle have?

upper mantle and the lower mantle


What are the two parts of the mantle?

The upper mantle and the lower mantle.


What are the two parts of mantle?

The upper mantle and the lower mantle.


Are convection currents found in the upper or lower mantle of earth?

The upper mantle


How do upper mantle differ from lower mantle rocks?

the upper-mantle rocks are heavier while the lower mantle rocks are semisolid like melted plastic


How do upper-mantle rocks differ from lower-mantle rocks?

the upper-mantle rocks are heavier while the lower mantle rocks are semisolid like melted plastic


What are the 2 layers of the mantle?

The upper mantle (asthenosphere) and the lower mantle


How many parts does the mantle have?

2, the upper mantle and the lower mantle


Where is the Lower Mantle located?

under the upper mantle


What is the depth kilometers and temperature of the earths mantle?

mantle is divided into two parts upper and lower mantle. Upper mantle is 700km thick and lower mantle is 2200km thick and the temperature here is 3000'c.


What is the different layers of the earth?

upper mantle, lower mantle,upper crust,lower crust,outer core ,inner core


Why is the lower mantle more rigid and dense than the asthenosphere in the upper mantle?

The older mantle is older than the upper.


Why is the lower mantle more rigid and dense than the upper mantle?

The lower mantle is older and cooler than the upper mantle. Thank you for reading this I'm comment if you like one direction(: hehe


What are the 2 types of mantle?

the upper mantle(lithosphere)and the lower mantle(mesosphere)


Is asthenosphere the lower mantle?

No. The asthenosphere is part of the upper mantle.


Why is the lower mantle more rigid and dense then the asthenosphere in the upper mantle?

because the lower mantle is protect the outside part of the earth and that's why the lower mantle have to be more stronger


Where is the lower mantle in the inside earth?

Well there is the crust, upper mantle, lower mantle, outer core, and the inner core. So, the lower mantle is the 3rd one down.


Describe the lower mantle?

The lower mantle is the deeper part of the mantle. It is a thin sheet like layer that lies between the upper mantle and the core. The lower mantle seems to be fairly seismically uniform.

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