Question and answer
An area where the earth's crust would be expected to be thin would be _____. A.under the Pacific Ocean B.in the Rocky Mountains C.under the Mississippi River D.in the plains region of the Midwestern
U.S.
This question has not been answered. Can you answer it? Please add your answer below ...
Question
Asked 8/23/2010 4:03:52 PM
Updated 8/23/2010 4:16:43 PM
1 Answer/Comment
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments
The answer is A. An area where the earth's crust would be expected to be thin would be under the Pacific Ocean. There are two different types of crust: thin oceanic crust that underlies the ocean basins and thicker continental crust that underlies the continents.
Added 8/23/2010 4:16:43 PM
Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
Carl is on an expedition to the bottom of the ocean. As the submersible sets down on the ocean floor, it is resting on what layer of the earth? A.asthenosphere B.lithosphere C.lower mantle D.core
Weegy: asthenosphere (More)
Question
Updated 11/9/2011 8:19:31 AM
1 Answer/Comment
The correct answer is Lithosphere.
Added 11/9/2011 8:19:42 AM
The correct answer is Lithosphere.
Added 11/9/2011 8:19:42 AM
The correct answer is Lithosphere.
Added 11/9/2011 8:19:42 AM
The correct answer is Lithosphere.
Added 11/9/2011 8:19:42 AM
The correct answer is Lithosphere.
Added 11/9/2011 8:19:42 AM
An area where the earth's crust would be expected to be thin would be _____. A.under the Pacific Ocean B.in the Rocky Mountains C.under the Mississippi River D.in the plains region of the Midwestern U.S.
Question
Not Answered
Updated 8/23/2010 4:16:01 PM
1 Answer/Comment
An area where the earth's crust would be expected to be thin would be A. under the Pacific Ocean. There are two different types of crust: thin oceanic crust that underlies the ocean basins and thicker continental crust that underlies the continents.
Added 8/23/2010 4:16:01 PM
_____ occurs at convergent boundaries, where one layer of crust sinks into the asthenosphere when it collides with another layer of crust. A.Divergence B.Weathering C.Sublimation D.Subduction
Weegy: The asthenosphere is the next layer within the mantle. It has the same chemical composition of the mesosphere but differing physical properties. [ In the asthenosphere, the balance between temperature and pressure is such that rocks have little strength. The rocks in the asthenosphere are weak and easily deformed, like butter or warm tar. The asthenosphere is also known as the "low velocity" zone of the mantle because seismic waves slow ... (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 8/23/2010 7:33:16 PM
0 Answers/Comments
17,188,022 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Indicate whether the statement is true or false. The reason a penny ...
Weegy: TRUE - The reason a penny thrown straight up inside an airplane will come back to your hand is that you, the air ...
8/31/2014 3:31:31 PM| 4 Answers
A line passes through the points (-10, -4) and (-1,2). What is the ...
Weegy: A line passes through the points (-10, -4) and (-1,2). The y-intercept of the line is 8/3. The equation of the ...
8/31/2014 11:50:10 AM| 3 Answers
India is a subcontinent and consists of all of the following except. ...
Weegy: Indian subcontinent has all the features , valleys in himalayan mountains , deccan plateaus , thar desert , and ...
8/31/2014 11:02:13 AM| 2 Answers
Market economy. User: Command economy.
8/31/2014 8:31:19 PM| 2 Answers
Consider this quote: "In each of these historical instances . . . ...
Weegy: D. it stands for the omission of only a single word. User: Which of the following statements correctly ...
9/1/2014 8:30:28 AM| 2 Answers
Which of the following is least likely to form ...
Weegy: Helium is least likely to form bonds. User: Which of the following is an example of plasma? the atmosphere ...
8/31/2014 12:42:25 AM| 1 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
1
L
Points 109 [Total 6642]| Ratings 0| Comments 109| Invitations 0|Online
S
L
C
P
C
1
L
L
Points 71 [Total 16010]| Ratings 0| Comments 71| Invitations 0|Offline
S
R
L
1
1
P
C
1
P
1
1
L
P
C
P
C
1
P
C
L
P
C
1
P
C
P
C
Points 54 [Total 24454]| Ratings 0| Comments 54| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 20 [Total 20]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 2|Offline
S
L
P
C
P
C
1
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 18 [Total 18549]| Ratings 0| Comments 18| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 13 [Total 683]| Ratings 0| Comments 13| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 11 [Total 69]| Ratings 1| Comments 1| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 6 [Total 17178]| Ratings 0| Comments 6| Invitations 0|Online
S
1
L
L
Points 3 [Total 5127]| Ratings 0| Comments 3| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 2 [Total 2]| Ratings 0| Comments 2| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.