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The _______ climates make up the largest climatic zone on Earth. A. continental B. tropical C. polar D. dry
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User: The _______ climates make up the largest climatic zone on Earth. A. continental B. tropical C. polar D. dry

Weegy: The DRY climates make up the largest climatic zone on Earth.
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User: Lava and other materials that are launched from a volcano into the air are referred to as A. tephra. B. magma. C. flows. D. basalts

Weegy: Lava and other materials that are launched from a volcano into the air are referred to as tephra.
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User: Basaltic magma is the _______ type of magma. A. coolest B. hottest C. most explosive D. least explosive

Weegy: Basaltic magma is the HOTTEST type of magma.
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User: What are two of the processes that move tectonic plates over the surface of the Earth? A. Slab pull and crust conversion B. Plate movement and convection currents C. Connection and convection D. Ridge push and slab pull

Weegy: Ridge push and slab pull are two of the processes that move tectonic plates over the surface of the Earth.
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User: Any fracture or system of fractures along which Earth moves is known as a A. fault. B. deformation. C. strain. D. stress.

Weegy: Any fracture or system of fractures along which Earth moves is known as a FAULT.
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User: What type of instrument measures seismic waves? A. Seismometer B. Mercalli scale C. Seismogram D. Seismic scale

Weegy: SEISMOMETER is an instrument that measures seismic waves.
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User: The three types of stress that act on Earth's rocks are compression, tension, and A. strain. B. shear. C. tephra. D. shale

Weegy: The three types of stress that act on Earth's rocks are compression, tension, and shear.
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User: Divergent volcanoes tend to have which of the following characteristics? A. Nonexplosive, moving along the sea floor with continental drift B. Explosive, producing large amounts of thermal energy C. Nonexplosive, producing large amounts of lava D. Explosive, producing large amounts of ash

Weegy: Divergent volcanoes tend to have: nonexplosive, producing large amounts of lava.
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User: The bowl-shaped depression at the top of a volcano is a A. fissure. B. conduit. C. vent. D. crater

Weegy: The bowl-shaped depression at the top of a volcano is a crater.
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User: Mountains that form when large areas of Earth gradually move skyward as a unit are called _______ mountains. A. divergent-boundaary B. rift valley C. uplifted D. fault-block

Weegy: Mountains that form when large areas of Earth gradually move skyward as a unit are called UPLIFTED mountains.
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User: The three major types of volcanoes are A. shield volcanoes, cinder cones, and composite volcanoes. B. shield volcanoes, cinder cones, and calderas. C. shield volcanoes, conduits, and vents. D. calderas, conduits, and vents.

Weegy: The three major types of volcanoes are: shield volcanoes, cinder cones, and composite volcanoes.
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User: The focus of the earthquake is the A. location in which the earthquake was first felt. B. place where the P-wave ends. C. point of failure of crustal rocks where the waves originate. D. place that sustains the most damage

Weegy: The focus of the earthquake is the: location in which the earthquake was first felt.
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User: The original location of an earthquake is also known as the A. epicenter. B. magnitude. C. horizon. D. hotspot

Weegy: The original location of an earthquake is also known as the EPICENTER.
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User: An island arc complex is formed where A. two oceanic plates converge. B. a volcano erupts along an oceanic plate. C. two continental plates converge. D. a continental and oceanic plate converge

Weegy: An island arc complex is formed where: two oceanic plates converge.
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User: Intrusive igneous rock bodies are called A. cinder cones. B. tephra. C. tectonics. D. plutons.

Weegy: Intrusive igneous rock bodies are called plutons.
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User: Sections of active fault lines that haven't experienced a significant earthquake for a long time, even though adjacent sections have, are called A. stress accumulations. B. seismic risks. C. seismic gaps. D. recurrence gaps

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Section of active fault lines that haven't experienced a significant earthquake for a long time, even though adjacent sections have, are called Seismic gaps.
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