Term Definition
Continental drift The hypothesis that states that the continents once formed a single land mass, broke up, and drifted to their present location
Pangea Super continent
Seafloor spreading The presses by witch new oceanic lithosphere forms as magma rises towards the surface and solidifies
Plate tectonics
The theory that the serpent continents once formed a super content and drifted apart.
Convergent boundary When boundaries collide and form folded mounts
Transform boundaries When two boundaries slide a cross and scrape agents one another.
Convection currents
Plate tectonics

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