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Active and passive margins describe the various characteristics of continental margins that are a result of plate tectonics. An active margin usually has numerous volcanoes and mountains, while a passive margin typically do not have these formations.

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Q: What is usually found at an active margin but NOT at a passive margin?
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Where are broad sediment covered continental shelves found in active pr passive margins?

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Is this sentence fallowed an active voice fragments of animal bones and other refuse were found at the site?

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What is the passive voice of the jury found him guilty?

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