Plate Margins

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L I T H O S P H E R E R F D C K L P A N J
F I C K E A D X P I W O N A R W K O Y E W
O H Q A M O E T I H L S T A C I C N S V U
M V R G V P N T W D B V U F C E V E W V E
Q L G U T D J B M B B W D O V X G M E K W
D G K T H E C O V T N I L I V D C R B Q U
A J T W D R U M F W Y A T O I O E L C H C
J E Q Y K N I W C P X A L R N H X N C F D
J O S P T P K J B D V C C S P X V O T L K
M U X A T L W L P R A I T S I U G Q V R L
A C I R C J P F E N N R O I G U P U R R P
Q N F I N X G S O A U N E Q J P B R U U R
S I H T O J N E E C E U U G S T S D J D L
G D U Y J O S C T H E V M T O P F F Y P G
G W W A C V O I T V T J N M T V G L Y F H
D C B B K U V S M A N T L E P L U M E S A
E D N W S E A A R V E N L N C T A S P K W
J M Y T V W H M H N S L A W O R D M L B Q
I X G U J A E F G O E D Y H C L U W J A F
R Q E P J N R M J L T Q H U Q P X U Q C W
K B C M B E B Q W A O G S M N T A V P L V

Clues

  • An Oceanic Ridge forms along which type of margin (12)
  • Consists of the crust and the rigid upper section of the mantle (11)
  • Have a total length of 60,000km (7, 6)
  • Originates deep within the asthenosphere as molten rock which rises and melts through the lithosperic plate forming a large volcanic mass at a hot spot (6, 6)
  • Semi-molten mass below the lithosphere on which the plates float (13)
  • The San Andreas Fault is an exaple of which margin (12)
  • What is formed when two continental plates collide (4, 9)
  • Which landforms occur at Subduction zones (9)

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