5.11: Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 Estimated5 minsto complete % Progress Practice Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated5 minsto complete % Estimated5 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English Spanish batholith An enormous body of igneous intrusive rock, usually granitic. continental arc A line of volcanoes on a continent resulting from subduction beneath the continent. subduction The sinking of one lithospheric plate beneath another. subduction zone The area where two lithospheric plates come together and one sinks beneath the other. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Covers convergent plate boundaries where an oceanic plate meets a continental plate. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Dana Desonie, Ph.D. Tags: continental arc convergent boundary Plate Tectonics (2 more) SCI.ESC.342.4.L.1 Subduction Subjects: science Earth Science Concept Nodes: SCI.ESC.342.4 (Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries) Grades: 9 , 10 Date Created: Feb 24, 2012 Last Modified: Aug 15, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.