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What is the outer layer of the earth called
Lithosphere
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What is the lithosphere made up of
It is made up of techtonic plates which are less dense than the mantle below
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What is the name in the zone between the core and the crust
The mantle is the zone between the core and the crust
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What does convection current's do
convection currents slowly move the plates
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which crust is denser than the continental crust
Oceanic crust is denser than the continential crust
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what is subduction
Subduction is where one plate sinks below another
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What is lava
Lava is the hot liquis which comes out of the volcano
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What is Magma
Magma is the hot lava which is inside the volcano
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What are the benifits of volcanoes
The belifits are : - Land - life - soil Nutrient
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It is made up of techtonic plates which are less dense than the mantle below

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The mantle is the zone between the core and the crust

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convection currents slowly move the plates

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Oceanic crust is denser than the continential crust

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