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what has a simularstructure to the earth; wht are the pros and cons tothis model?
egg; shell not accurate as its smooth not bumpy,white is in same place but not a liquid,yolk is liquid but not double layered
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name all layers of the earth
crust,mantle,outer core,inner core
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what is the lithosphere?
it is the upper layer of the mantle together make up a zone of rigid rock calledthe lithosphere
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what is igneouse rock?
it is where a volcano erupts and molten lava has cooled
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does granate have large crystals?
yes
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does basalt have large crystals?
no
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what do convection currents do?
in the manle they push sections of the crust appart
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crust,mantle,outer core,inner core

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name all layers of the earth

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it is the upper layer of the mantle together make up a zone of rigid rock calledthe lithosphere

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it is where a volcano erupts and molten lava has cooled

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