Convection Currents: The Driving force
1) Start off by working through this interactive introduction.
2) Features of Plate Boundaries:
Explore the different plate boundaries using the animation below.
|This diagram shows the major plate boundaries.|
Complete the Plate Boundaries Info table using the following links.
a) Destructive Plate Boundary eg Andes (Nazca and South American Plate)
b) Collision Zone: eg The Hymalaya (Indian and Eurasia)
Plate Boundaries info table.doc
The causes and effects of earthquakes and how people respond to them
Exam Style Questions.
Extra Resources for Matura students.
Geology: Tectonic Europe par HawkingEarth
More detailed information on tectonics from coolgeography.co.uk
Good revision on Tectonics and natural hazards