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What are the worlds 3 largest oceans
The world's three largest oceans, in order, are the Pacific,
Atlantic, and Indian Oceans.
The effects of weather would be examined in this scientific discipline
The study of dinosaurs is one aspect of this scientific discipline
The study of dinosaurs is one aspect of paleontology.
What is the process in which electricity is passed through salt water for the purpose of desalinating the water
The process in which electricity is passed through salt water
for the purpose of desalinating the water is electrodialysis. This
process accelerates diffusion.
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.
Are moon rocks opaque
Yes. Rocks on the moon are similar to volcanic rocks on
What portion of the mantle is hot enough to begin melting rocks into magma
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.
What happens as a result of the sudden shift between two tectonic plates
A sudden shift between two tectonic plates would result in an
earthquake. If the earthquake was strong enough, and eneath the sea
bed, the water would form very large waves going onto land, causing
What is the solid outer crust layer and the top portion of the mantle layer called
What mountain chain ranges between Newfoundland Canada and Alabama US
I'm almost sure I spelled that right.
Which planet claims the largest volcanic cone in the solar system
When a range of mountains can be measured tens to hundreds of kilometers in length as well as width and is located near an active tectonic plate boundary or coast it is called a
What percentage of Earth's surface water is ground water
What percentage of Earth's water is located in oceans
96% of Earth's water is in the oceans.
What forms when lava flows vertically through a layer of rock
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 has a very high mineral content
When magma reaches the exterior of the Earth's crust is becomes
Where do the majority of the earthquakes on Earth occur
they happen mostly in country's that are placed on the equator
line i think
Earth supports life forms numbering more than what
What type of rocks form when melted rock cools from inside the Earth
Igneous rock forms when melted rock (magma) from inside the
Coral reefs form in which portion of the Continental margin
Scientists who study the ocean are called what
The water cycle includes which of the following processes