Exercise 3.2: Proof of Plate Tectonics

Watch the video in the online lesson to help you answer the following questions.

1. How are faults created?

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2. What is a “strike slip fault”? How does this create earthquakes?

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3. Where is the San Andreas Fault? What plates are involved?

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4. How were the Hawaiian Islands formed, according to Dr. Wilson?

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