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Most earthquakes are produced by the rapid release of which kind of energy stored in rock subjected to great forces? A. kinetic B. thermal C. elastic D. mechanical
C. Elastic
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User: Most earthquakes are produced by the rapid release of which kind of energy stored in rock subjected to great forces? A. kinetic B. thermal C. elastic D. mechanical

Weegy: C. Elastic
savrienagwen|Points 189|

User: Which of the following represents the correct order of the processes responsible for the formation of sedimentary rocks? A. erosion, weathering, compaction, cementation, deposition B. compaction, cementation, deposition, weathering, erosion C. deposition, cementation, compaction, erosion, weathering D. weathering, erosion, deposition, compaction, cementation

Weegy: D. weathering, erosion, deposition, compaction, cementation
latefisher|Points 3420|

User: Which of the following is NOT evidence of sea-floor spreading? A. the alternation of polarity in segments of the ocean floor B. the relationship between earthquakes and plate boundaries C. analysis of seafloor sediments D. the distribution of ice sheets across the planet

Weegy: The distribution of ice sheets across the planet is NOT evidence of sea-floor spreading.
jeifunk|Points 9995|

User: What process causes dissolved substances to be left behind to form minerals after water in lakes or ponds evaporates? A. precipitation B. ionization C. condensation D. sublimation

Weegy: A. precipitation is the process that causes dissolved substances to be left behind to form minerals after water in lakes or ponds evaporates.



User: What is the source of geothermal energy? A. sunlight heating surface waters B. the splitting of atoms to release energy C. natural underground reservoirs of steam and hot water D. very hot minerals deep underground

Weegy: C. Natural underground reservoirs of steam and hot water
AwesomeGuy200|Points 1177|

User: The broad, slightly dome-shaped volcanoes of Hawaii are A. composite cone volcanoes. B. pyroclastic volcanoes. C. shield volcanoes. D. cinder cone volcanoes.

Weegy: The broad, slightly dome-shaped volcanoes of Hawaii are: C. Shield volcanoes.
debnjerry|Points 48781|

User: Which of the following is true of a rock that has the property of paleomagnetism? A. rocks formed millions of years ago show the location of the magnetic poles at the time of their formation. B. all rocks, regardless of when they are formed, will eventually possess the same polarity. C. a major shift in polarity occurred in all rocks that were formed one million years ago. D. a rock possesses a specific polarity depending on where it is formed.

Weegy: B. all rocks, regardless of when they are formed, will eventually possess the same polarity
courtneyarledge1|Points 10|

User: What is a volcanic bomb? A. a very violent volcanic explosion B. a particle larger than 64 mm in size ejected as glowing lava C. a pocket of gas that is released suddenly D. a tiny particle of ejected rock less than 64 mm in size





Weegy: A volcanic bomb is B. a particle larger than 64 mm in size ejected as glowing lava .
Expert answered|asero1010|Points 4372|



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