Tectonics Key Words Revision Quiz
Mountains formed by two tectonic plates colliding at a compressional margin.   Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensi...
The point on the earth’s surface at the centre of an earthquake it is directly above the focus   Fold  epicentre Crust  Sh...
Huge   slabs of the earth’s crust which make up the earth’s surface.   Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Ri...
A   volcano that has a wide base, gently sloping sides and is made from basic lava.   Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus...
The point within the earth’s crust where an earthquake starts.   Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter ...
A boundary where plates are moving away from each other   Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Compos...
A scale used to measure the magnitude of an earthquake.   Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Compos...
A volcano that has a narrow base, steep sloping sides and is made from layers of ash and lava. Fold  epicentre Crust  Shie...
A volcano which will never erupt again Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Composite  Extinct  Compr...
A boundary where plates are moving towards each other.   Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Composi...
Where two plates meet Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Composite  Extinct  Compressional  Plate b...
Example of an earthquake in an MEDC  Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Composite  Extinct  Compres...
A boundary where plates move sideways against each other.   Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Comp...
Example of a volcanic eruption in an LEDC Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Composite  Extinct  Co...
The reason why the plates move- the mantle contains these.   Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Com...
A volcano that has not erupted for at least 200 years   Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Composit...
The lighter, less dense crust  Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Composite  Extinct  Compressional...
A volcano which has erupted recently and is likely to erupt again.   Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Rich...
When one plate is forced underneath another Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Composite  Extinct  ...
The heavier, more dense crust. Fold  epicentre Crust  Shield  Focus  Tensional  Richter  Composite  Extinct  Compressional...
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Tectonics

  1. 1. Tectonics Key Words Revision Quiz
  2. 2. Mountains formed by two tectonic plates colliding at a compressional margin. Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  3. 3. The point on the earth’s surface at the centre of an earthquake it is directly above the focus Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  4. 4. Huge slabs of the earth’s crust which make up the earth’s surface. Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  5. 5. A volcano that has a wide base, gently sloping sides and is made from basic lava. Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  6. 6. The point within the earth’s crust where an earthquake starts. Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  7. 7. A boundary where plates are moving away from each other Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  8. 8. A scale used to measure the magnitude of an earthquake. Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  9. 9. A volcano that has a narrow base, steep sloping sides and is made from layers of ash and lava. Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  10. 10. A volcano which will never erupt again Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  11. 11. A boundary where plates are moving towards each other. Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  12. 12. Where two plates meet Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  13. 13. Example of an earthquake in an MEDC Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  14. 14. A boundary where plates move sideways against each other. Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  15. 15. Example of a volcanic eruption in an LEDC Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  16. 16. The reason why the plates move- the mantle contains these. Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  17. 17. A volcano that has not erupted for at least 200 years Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  18. 18. The lighter, less dense crust Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  19. 19. A volcano which has erupted recently and is likely to erupt again. Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  20. 20. When one plate is forced underneath another Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic
  21. 21. The heavier, more dense crust. Fold epicentre Crust Shield Focus Tensional Richter Composite Extinct Compressional Plate boundary Kobe Conservative/Passive Montserrat Convection Currents Dormant Continental Active Subduction Oceanic

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