Oceanic-Oceanic Plate Margin

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example of plate margin
Mt Fuji
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main external feature
Island Arc
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zone caused by friction of the plates
Benioff Zone
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why is magma present?
partial melting of subducting plate
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where does the magma go
volcanoes
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which plate is subducted?
slower or colder plate
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direction of plate movement
inwards
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location of example
Japan
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state of rocks on external feature
Metamorphosed
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feature in between plates
Deep ocean trench
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types of earthquakes
shallow to deep focus
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main external feature

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Island Arc

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zone caused by friction of the plates

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Card 4

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why is magma present?

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Card 5

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where does the magma go

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