Plate Tectonics Movement

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The Movement of Plate Tectonics Many scientists have done research on all continents being combined into one. This super continent is known as Pangea. Pangea existed 175 million years ago. But as time went on the continents slowly drifted apart. Underneath the earth are plate tectonics, and when the earth drifts apart the plate tectonics move and cause many things to happen. Many of our landforms were created because of this. Three examples are volcanos, earthquakes, and mountains.
To begin, volcanos are a great example of landforms being created by the movement of plate tectonics. When the plate tectonics move, it causes pressure inside the earth that creates volcanoes. “The pressure inside the earth forces magma up through a weak point

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