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Q: What are the large pieces of the lithosphere that move around on the asthenosphere called?
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Large pieces of the lithosphere that move around on the asthenosphere are called?

large pieces of the lithosphere that move around on the asthenosphere are called Tectonic Plates.


What Large pieces of the lithosphere that move around on the asthenosphere?

tectonic plate


What are the pieces of the lithosphere?

Earth's Crust, Lithosphere and Asthenosphere


Pieces of the lithosphere are?

Earth's Crust, Lithosphere and Asthenosphere


What are Large pieces of lithosphere that move around on the asthenosphere?

tectonic plate


What are pieces of the lithosphere move slowly over this layer of the mantle?

asthenosphere


How does the process of convection affect the asthenosphere?

This such an easy question...It causes the asthenosphere to move and push against the pieces of the lithosphere... luv,,,Autumn m.


What are the large pieces of the lithosphere called?

Large pieces of the lithosphere are called tectonic plates.


The crust and upper mantle are called the?

The crust and the upper mantle are a geological part of the earth called the lithosphere. There are 2 parts of the lithosphere: the oceanic lithosphere, which is made up of land underneath water, and the continental lithosphere, which is the the part made of just land. The lithosphere lies on top of the asthenosphere. The lithosphere is made up of tectonic plates, which are pieces of land floating on the lithosphere.


Pieces of lithosphere move slowly over this soft layer of the mantle?

Pieces of the lithosphere are known as tectonic plates. These plates slide slowly over the upper layer of the mantle known as the asthenosphere.


Soft layer of the mantle on which the lithosphere floats?

As the question uses the word mantle which is a compositional layer of the earth, then the answer is crust.


What are the pieces of lithosphere called?

what are the pieces of lithospere calld