EARTH: AN INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL GEOLOGY

Chapter 2: Plate Tectonics: A Scientific Revolution Unfolds

Concept #6 Quiz

Choose the best possible answer to the following questions about Key Concept 6 "Components and processes of convergent plate margins."

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1. Choose the appropriate letter(s) or number(s) on the diagram that are located at subduction zones.
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2.

Identify the convergent boundary features illustrated along this typical oceanic-continental plate boundary.  

For each item below, use the pull-down menu to select the letter that labels the correct part of the image.

The letters A through F appear on an image associated with this question.

3. Convergent plate tectonics includes which of the following? [Hint]

4. Which of the following is NOT one of the three types of convergent plate margins? [Hint]

5. An example of an active convergent plate margin is which of the following? [Hint]

6. An example of an active continent-continent (Himalayan-style) convergent plate margin is which of the following? [Hint]

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