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The Resource What do you know about plate tectonics?, by Gillian Gosman

What do you know about plate tectonics?, by Gillian Gosman

Label
What do you know about plate tectonics?
Title
What do you know about plate tectonics?
Statement of responsibility
by Gillian Gosman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The plates that make up the Earth's surface are always on the move. The twenty questions posed and answered help explain the fundamentals of plate tectonics. Readers of this book will learn about the layers that make up the Earth, how mountains and volcanoes form, and why earthquakes happen. This is a solid supplement to curricular explorations of earth science
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
551.1/36
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE511.4
LC item number
.G67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
20 questions: earth science
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What do you know about plate tectonics?, by Gillian Gosman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are the Earth's layers? -- What is magma? -- How thick are Earth's layers? -- What are the plates that make up Earth's crust? -- What is continental drift? -- How do the plates move? -- How quickly do the plates move? -- What is divergence? -- What is a rift? -- What is convergence? -- Wow do plates form mountains? -- What is subduction? -- How do plated form ocean trenches? -- How do plates form volcanoes? -- What are transform boundaries? -- What are faults? -- What are slips? -- How and why do plates cause earthquakes? -- How did scientists come up with the idea of plate tectonics? -- What do rocks and fossils tell us about plate tectonics?
Control code
20241414
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781448896981
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2012030674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
17448040
Label
What do you know about plate tectonics?, by Gillian Gosman
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are the Earth's layers? -- What is magma? -- How thick are Earth's layers? -- What are the plates that make up Earth's crust? -- What is continental drift? -- How do the plates move? -- How quickly do the plates move? -- What is divergence? -- What is a rift? -- What is convergence? -- Wow do plates form mountains? -- What is subduction? -- How do plated form ocean trenches? -- How do plates form volcanoes? -- What are transform boundaries? -- What are faults? -- What are slips? -- How and why do plates cause earthquakes? -- How did scientists come up with the idea of plate tectonics? -- What do rocks and fossils tell us about plate tectonics?
Control code
20241414
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
24 pages
Isbn
9781448896981
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2012030674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
17448040

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