Year 9 Revision Wordsearch Crossword
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The thickest layer of the Earth
The type of crust that is denser
The name of the plate margin at which two plates move alongside each other at different speeds
Where two plates of different densities move towards each other
The movement of magma below the Earth's crust
The type of volcano found at a constructive margin
The name of molten rock above ground
You might use the words 'most', 'many' and 'majority' to describe what?
The country in which Mount Merapi can be found
The hazard that you might expect to find at a conservative margin
The type of effect that is a knock-on effect of an eruption
The term used to describe gases that heat the atmosphere
Used to describe coal, oil and gas
A country that may disappear altogether due to sea level rise
The gas released by cows
Long term evidence of climate change can be found in _ _ _/ _ _ _ _ _ in Antarctica
Climate change may cause more extreme weather events. In 2003 Europe suffered from a .......?
What impact is climate change having on the oceans?
Due to climate change, more people might be forced to move country. What is this called?
What was the name of the survey you conducted in Wellington? (2 words)
What do we call stores where there are multiple in different places?
If you made mistakes in your data collection, your results might be less......?
A town with lots of independent shops
The name of the first street in which you conducted your survey
The name of the different orbital changes (........ Cyles)

Plate Tectonics Crossword Puzzle

Plate Tectonics Crossword Puzzle
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What describes large scale movements of the Earth's lithosphere?
The lithosphere is divided into...
Two plates collide they make...
When two plates move away from each other this is called...
A boundary at which two plates move past each other horizontally is called a...
What is the outermost rigid layer of Earth?
What is a layer of weak or soft mantle that is made of rock?
What is the strong lower part of the Earth's mantle?
What explains the age and magnetic patterns of sea floor rocks?
What is the outermost layer of Earth?
What is the movement of matter that results from differences in density?
What is located between the core and the crust?
What extends from below the mantle to the center of Earth?
What element makes up most of Earth's core?
What is the liquid layer of Earth's core?
What is dense and is in the center of Earth and extends from the bottom of the outer core to the center of Earth?
What are the huge trenches on Earth's seafloor?
What pushes the rest of a plate away from the mid-ocean ridge?
What is the portion of motion of a tectonic plate that can be accounted for b the portion of motion of a tectonic plate that can be accounted for by its subduction?
What is the slow creeping motion of Earth's solid silicate mantle caused by convection currents carrying heat from the interior of the Earth to the surface?

Plate Tectonics and Earth Interior Crossword

Plate Tectonics and Earth Interior Crossword
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The hypothesis that the continents slowly move across earth's surface.
The name of the single landmass that began to break apart 200 million years ago and gave rise to today's continents.
The preserved remains or traces of an organism that lived in the past.
An undersea mountain chain where new ocean floor is produced.
A deep valley along the ocean floor beneath which oceanic crust slowly sinks toward the mantle.
The process by which molten material adds new oceanic crust to the ocean floor.
The process by which oceanic crust sinks benath a deep-ocean trench and back into the mantle at a convergent plate boundary.
A section of the lithosphere that slowy moves over the asthenosphere, carrying pieces of continental and oceanic crust.
Vibrations that travel through Earth carrying the energy released during during an earthquake.
The force pushing on a surface divide by the area of that surface.
The layer of rock that forms Earth's outerskin.
Is a dark, dense, igneous rock with a fine texture, found in ocean crust.
A usually light-colored igneous rock that is found in continental crust.
Layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and core.
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and the crust.
The soft layer of the mantle on which the lithosphere floats.
A layer of molten iron and nickel that surrounds the inner core of earth.
A dense sphere of solid iron and nickel at the center of Earth.
A plate boundary where two plates move away from each other.
A plate boundary where two plates move toward.
A plate boundary where two plates move past each other in opposite directions.
A break in earth's crust along which rocks move.
The theory that pieces of Earth's lithosphere are in constant motion, driven by convection currents in the mantle.
A deep valley that forms where two plates move apart.

continental drift crossword puzzle

continental drift crossword puzzle
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a change in global or regional climate patterns, in particular a change apparent from the mid to late 20th century onwards and attributed largely to the increased levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide produced by the use of fossil fuels.
a theory explaining the structure of the earth's crust and many associated phenomena as resulting from the interaction of rigid lithospheric plates that move slowly over the underlying mantle.
Outer most layer of a planet
He came up with the idea of continental drift
Something you drink to stay alive
the upper layer of the earth's mantle
The planet we live on
a large natural stream of water flowing in a channel to the sea, a lake, or another such stream
An action of where thing move away from each other
Alfred Wegner believed that all the continents fitted together like.......
a large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abruptly from the surrounding level; a large steep hill
Another word for lava
the movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter and therefore less dense material to rise, and colder, denser material to sink under the influence of gravity, which consequently results in transfer of heat
The thickest layer of the earth
Where all the continents spread apart
a slowly moving mass or river of ice formed by the accumulation and compaction of snow on mountains or near the poles
The rigid outer part of the earth, consisting of the crust and upper mantle
Bones found of things that are now dead that used to be alive
The biggest body of water available
When the continents were all hooked together it was called.....

Tectonic Plates Crossword

Tectonic Plates Crossword
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A layer of molten metal that surrounds the inner core.
The name if young German scientist who was curious about the relationship of the continents.
The name of the single continent that broke apart 200 million years ago.
The hypothesis that the continents slowly move across earths surface
A layer of hot solid material between the crust and the core.
The layer of rock that forms earth's outer surface.
The soft layer of the mantle on which the Lithosphere floats.
The measure of how much mass there is in a volume substance.
Heat transfer by direct contact of particles of matter.
The movement of a fluid, caused by differences in temperature, that transfers heat from one part of the fluid to each other.
A major belt of volcanoes that rims the Pacific Ocean
A plate boundary where two plates move past each other in opposite directions.
A plate boundary where two plates move away from each other.
A plate boundary where two plates move towards each other.
The transfer of energy through an empty space.
The movement of energy from a warmer object to a cooler object.
A vibration that travels through earth carrying the energy released during an earthquake.
A dense ball of solid metal.
A break in Earth's crust
A deep valley that forms where two plates move apart.
The theory that pieces of Earth's lithosphere are constantly in motion, driven by convection currents in the mantle.

The Dynamic Earth Puzzle Crossword

The Dynamic Earth Puzzle Crossword
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One of the 7 great masses of land
The name of the supercontinent that existed 200 million years ago, when all the modern continents were connected.
The theory that continents have moved slowly to their current locations and continue to move.
The process by which new oceanic crust forms along mid ocean ridges and older crust moves away from the ridge.
A long narrow mountain chain found on the floor of the ocean.
The distance from the surface of the ocean to ocean floor.
An event that causes the magnetic field to reverse its direction.
A tectonic boundary where two plates are moving away from each other and new crust is forming from magma that rises to the Earth's surface between the two plates.
The transfer of heat energy that results from magma becoming heated, less dense, and rising eventually cooling at the surface, becomes more dense and sinks..
The divisions of Earth's outer shell that glide over the mantle.
The rigid outer part of the earth, consisting of the crust and upper mantle.
The layer of the earth's mantle, below the lithosphere, in which there is relatively low resistance to plastic flow and convection is thought to occur.
The process where dense oceanic crust is forced under the less dense continental crust

CONTINENTAL DRIFT THEORY Crossword

CONTINENTAL DRIFT THEORY Crossword
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Where new crust is formed.
First name of the person who came up with the continental drift theory.
The name of the super continent.
Name of continents drifting apart.
Clue that deals with the weather.
Clue that has similar dead animals on different continents.
Similar minerals on different continents.
Game where you have put the pieces together.
Last name of the person who came up with continental drift theory.
Continent that contains Bolivia.
Continent that contains the country South Korea.
7th largest country in the world.
A mountain system formed by tectonic plates.

Microsoft Word Crossword

Microsoft Word Crossword
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Crossword
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This is inserted at the top of a document to put information such as your name, the date, and the page numbers.
This page is put at the end of an essay to give your sources credit.
If a paragraph is flush with the left margin, than it is left __________.
This is the white space on the outside of a document.
One way to align a paragraph is to use a _______ indent.
To make text stand out, you will make it ________.
Changing this means changing the way the text looks.
This is a list of items to be discussed or acted upon.
True or false? The time is included in the heading for minutes.
_________ business was business that was not taken care of in the last meeting.
These are small dots that all support an idea above it.
These are images used to make a document more interesting.
You can make an image the size and shape that you want by _________ the image.
This goes at the bottom of a page and is the opposite of a header.
To indent text, you can just hit the _____ key.
When you slant text, you put it in _______.
When you change text or pictures, you are doing this to it.
In an essay, you will use _______ spacing.
When you send a document to a printer, you are ________ the document.
If you make your own margins, you are creating a _______ margin.

Tectonic Plates Crossword Puzzle

Tectonic Plates Crossword Puzzle
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Crossword
Description

Wegner's Hypothesis that the continents once formed part of a single landmass.
Identical fossils found in both South America and Western Africa.
Similarities in the coastlines of continents.
Ages and types of rocks in the coastal regions of separate continents matched.
Layers of debris from ancient glaciers on separate continents.
Undersea mountain chain that forms as magma rises and creates new sea floor as tectonic plates move apart.
Geological evidence suggest that Earth's magnetic field has not always pointed North.
The stripes in the sea floor illustrates Earth's alternating magnetic field.
Plates move away from each other.
Plates collide with each other.
Two plates slide past each other horizontally.
New sea floor forms as magma rises to Earth's surface and solidifies at a mid-ocean ridge.
Another name for the crust and upper mantle.
As the lithosphere moves away from the mid-ocean ridge it cools and becomes denser. It begins to sub-duct, as the leading edge begins to sink it pulls the rest of the plate along behind it
A large continent that broke up into smaller continents.

Earth´s Layers Crossword

Earth´s Layers Crossword
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Cracks in the Earth´s crust
Thickest layer of Earth
Thinnest layer of Earth
The uppermost part of the mantle
The layer with the most pressure in it
The study of planet Earth
The seven great landmasses on Earth
Energy movement to warm to cool object
Energy transfer through empty space
Heat transfer by direct particle contact
Measure of how much mass is in a volume of a substance
Heat transfer by movement in fluid
Flow that transfers heat within a fluid
Another name for the ¨supercontinent¨
Process that continually adds material to the ocean floor
Pieces of the lithosphere that have broken into several sections
A place where plates slide past each other
A place where two plates move apart
A place where two plates converge
A deep valley

tectonic plate boundaries Crossword

tectonic plate boundaries Crossword
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Crossword
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this scientist had the theory of the continental drift
two plates slide against each other in a sideways motion
a line on a rock surface or the ground that traces a geological fault
changed by extreme heat and pressure to form another rock
places where the sea floor spreading takes place
a tall mountain that with a lot of pressure shoots out hot lava
formed by deposition and solidification pf sediments
a violent shaking of the ground caused by tectonic plates
piece of the crust that floats on the mantle
hot fluid or semi fluid material within the earth's crust
two plates are moving away from one another
formed by cooling and solidification of magma or lava
made of iron, with small amount of nickle
technical name for the crust and mantle
remains of a prehistoric organism preserved in a mold form in a rock
two plates move toward one another and collide
contains most of earths mass (hints: its hot)
hot molten or semi fluid rock erupted from volcano
a long high sea wave caused by earth quakes
outermost later of the planet, with life