The Restless Earth

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  • Created on: 26-02-14 08:53
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  • The Restless Earth
    • The Earth's crust is unstable, especially at plate margins.
    • Unique landforms occur at plate margins
      • Fold Mountains
      • Ocean trenches
      • Composite trenches
      • Shield Volcanoes
    • People use these landforms as a resource and adapt to the conditions within them.
      • Case Study
    • Volcanoes are hazards resulting from tectonic activity.
      • Positive and NEgatice primary and secondary effects.
      • Characteristics of different types of volcanoes
  • Contrast between continental and oceanic plates
    • The Earth's crust is unstable, especially at plate margins.
  • Range of fold mountains
    • Uses for farming hydroelectric power, mining tourism.
    • Case Study

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