Chapter 1 Student Vocabulary

Vocabulary
Chapter 1
The Earth; A Dyanamic Planet

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Lesson 1 The Earth's Layers

  1. Crust-



  2. Oceanic Crust-




  3. Continental Crust-






  4. Mantle-






  5. Convection Currents-




  6. Outer Core-




  7. Inner Core-




Lesson Two- Pangea to the present

  1. Dynamic Planet-



  2. Plates-



  3. Plate Tectonics/Continental Drift Theory-



    • Pangaea-



    • Panthalassa-



    • Laurasia-



    • Gondwanaland-



  4. Plate Boundaries
    • Convergent-



    • Divergent-



    • Transform-
  5. Myths and Legends 
    • Japan-Namazu and Kashima



    • Hawaii- Pele



    • Roman-Vulcan


Lesson 3- How Plates Move

  1. Subduction Zone-




  2. Mid-ocean ridge-



  3. Magma/Magma Pool-



  4. Pyroclastic Rock-



  5. Trenches-


  6. Formation of Mountains-