Vocabulary on Continental Drift

and Plate Tectonics

Plate Tectonics  

 

 

Continental Drift  

 

 

Pangaea  

 

 

Alfred Wegener  

 

 

Fossil  

 

 

Give 3 pieces of evidence for the continental Drift Theory on separate index Cards  

 

 

 

 

Glossopteris  

 

 

Lystrosaurus  

 

 

Plate Boundaries  

 

 

Convergent Boundaries  

 

 

Divergent Boundaries  

 

 

Strike-Slip Boundary/Transform Fault  

 

 

Ocean Floor Spreading  

 

 

Convection Currents  

 

 

Rift Valley  

 

 

Trench  

 

 

Mid-ocean Ridge  

 

 

Subduction