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Module 4 Global Change
13.1 Physical Geography: Seasonal Change; Long Term Change, Plate Tectonics.
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The global pattern of tectonic activity and its relationship to constructive, destructive and conservative plate margins; hot spots.
TECTONIC ACTIVITY
CJ SCHEDULE
WEEKS 1-15

The global pattern of tectonic activity and its relationship to constructive, destructive and conservative plate margins; hot spots.

 

Horizontal movement:
speed/ scale; relationship between plate boundaries.
Mapping link between active volcanoes/earthquakes and plate boundaries. Anomalies of hot spots.
Analysis and evaluation of evidence. Limitation of evidence.
Limitation of
conclusions drawn.

Constructive margins (faulting, earthquakes and volcanic activity).

· Divergent plates:
Mid Atlantic ridge; E. African ridge; basaltic lava and its features (pillow lava); transform faults.

Destructive margins (subduction, earthquakes and fold mountain formation).

· Convergent plates:
Ocean trench/andesitic lava;
Benioff zones;
Ocean/ocean island arc;
Ocean/continental Andean fold mountains;
Continental/continental Himalayan.

Conservative margins (faulting and earthquakes)

San Andreas Fault.


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