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was the first person to propose the idea of moving continents as a scientific hypothesis. A. Alfred Wegener B. Antonio Snider-Pelligrini C. Charles Richter D. Abraham Ortelius
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User: was the first person to propose the idea of moving continents as a scientific hypothesis. A. Alfred Wegener B. Antonio Snider-Pelligrini C. Charles Richter D. Abraham Ortelius

Weegy: Alfred Wegener was the first person to propose the idea of moving continents as a scientific hypothesis.
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User: What do petrologists study? A. Changes in the Earth's surface B. Seismic activity patterns C. The composition and formation of rocks D. Fossils

Weegy: Petrologists study the composition and formation of rocks.
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User: An island arc complex is formed where A. two continental plates converge. B. two oceanic plates converge. C. a volcano erupts along an oceanic plate. D. a continental and oceanic plate converge.

Weegy: An island arc complex is formed where: two oceanic plates converge.
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User: Which statement best describes the Richter scale? A. It's a numerical rating system that measures the largest seismic waves during an earthquake. B. It's a test given to all geologists. C. It's a numerical system that measures the smallest seismic waves during an earthquake. D. It's named after a scientist who studied tornadoes

Weegy: The statement which best describes the Richter scale is: It's a numerical rating system that measures the largest seismic waves during an earthquake.
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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: Most volcanoes are located at A. convergent and divergent boundaries. B. transform boundaries. C. hot spots. D. midocean ridges

Weegy: Most volcanoes are located at convergent and divergent boundaries.
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User: The three types of seismic waves produced by an earthquake are primary, secondary, and A. surface. B. elastic. C. sedimentary. D. atmospheric.

Weegy: The three types of seismic waves produced by an earthquake are primary, secondary, and: SURFACE.
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User: Which earthquake scale takes into consideration the damage caused by an earthquake? A. Modified Mercalli scale B. Moment magnitude scale C. Amplitude scale D. Richter scale

Weegy: Modified Mercalli scale takes into consideration the damage caused by an earthquake.
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User: Which of the following seismic waves moves the fastest? A. S-waves B. It depends on the part of the mantle each type travels through. C. P-waves D. Surface waves

Weegy: P-waves moves the fastest.
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User: Which of the following is an example of a density-independent factor limiting population growth? A. Competition for food B. The presence of predators C. A forest fire that was caused by lightning D. An outbreak of wasting disease in elk

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A forest fire that was caused by lightning is an example of a density independent factor limiting population growth.
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