Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how


Chapter 3 n 4

Compare and Contrast active and passive continental margins. Passive continental margins are not situated along an active plate boundary:Active Continental Margins situated along a(subduction zone type)convergent plate boundary
What are the deepest regions of the ocean? In what geologic setting do these form? deep-ocean trenches
What is a hydrothermal vent? At what type of plate boundary do these form? An opening in the seafloor out of which heated mineral-rich water flows;Tectonic plates
Where is oceanic lithosphere destroyed? Convergent Plate boundaries
What surface feature(s) are associated with: continental collision zones Suture
What surface feature(s) are associated with: subduction zones Convergent Plate Boundaries
What surface feature(s) are associated with: divergent plate boundaries Continental Rifts,Oceanic ridges and seafloor spreading
The process in which small fragments of crust are added to the margins of continents is: continental accretion
What are two ways that mountain belts form (other than the formation of volcanoes) One is from when two plates of the Earth's crust collide and fold. Another is when rocks push along the Earth's crust.
Created by: danyy30