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What mountain is at the highest point of elevation on the African continent

The highest mountain in Africa is Mount Kilimanjaro and it is in Tanzania.

Where is the Moho located

The Moho, or Mohorovicic Discontinuity, is the boundary between the crust and the mantle.

What are the worlds 3 largest oceans

The world's three largest oceans, in order, are the Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian Oceans.

How have scientists been able to determine the composition of earths layers

Scientists have been able to determine the composition of earth's layers using various ways. In most cases, samples have been taken and studied so as to determine the layers of the earth.

In what way is psychology similar to anthropology and sociology

They are all social sciences and primarily study people.

What portion of the mantle is hot enough to begin melting rocks into magma

asthenosphere

What occurs when a continental plate collides with an oceanic plate and overtakes it

When a continental plate collides with an oceanic plate and overtakes it, this is known as subduction.

How much of the ocean stores the same amount of energy that is found in the atmosphere

10 feet

Which type of scientist measures tides currents and waves

hydrographer

What is the solid outer crust layer and the top portion of the mantle layer called

lithosphere

What mountain chain ranges between Newfoundland Canada and Alabama US

Applachain mountains

I'm almost sure I spelled that right.

Which undersea volcanic formation has a flat peak

idk but wats gud

SEA KNOLLL i think - tgap trixie is best pony

What percentage of Earth's surface water is ground water

71

What percentage of Earth's water is located in oceans

96% of Earth's water is in the oceans.

Which of these is a type of flat land located at the bottom of the ocean

abyssal plain

Which mountain is the highest point on Earth

The summit of mt. Chimborazo in Ecuador. It is not the tallest mountain on Earth, but it's summit is the farthest point from the center of the Earth. I hope this helped!

Which of these is a type of low flat land that is left behind after a large body of water such as a lake has completely disappeared

Alluvial plain A+

Earth supports life forms numbering more than what

1.000.000.000

What type of rocks form when melted rock cools from inside the Earth

Igneous rock forms when melted rock (magma) from inside the Earth cools.

Coral reefs form in which portion of the Continental margin

continental shelf

The water cycle includes which of the following processes

evaporation

The portion of land that extends into the ocean is called the continental .

It is the continental shelf.

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