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Living with tectonic hazards keywords:

Tectonic plates- tectonic plates are huge pieces of rock formed from the earth's crust

Destructive plate margin/boundary- a boundary at which the tectonic plates are moving
towards each other, this usually involves an oceanic and continental plate. The oceanic
plate is denser and is forced…

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Lava- Molten rock expelled from a volcano during eruption and the resulting rock after
solidification and cooling.

Magma- hot liquefied rock located deep below the earth's surface.

Hot spot- fixed places within the mantle or oceanic lithosphere where rocks melt to
generate magma. When a hot spot is located in…


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