5.9: Divergent Plate Boundaries Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 % Progress MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress % % 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 TermDefinition continental rifting A divergent plate boundary that breaks up a continent. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Covers divergent plate boundaries on land. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Divergent Plate Boundaries Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Dana Desonie, Ph.D. Tags: continental rifting divergent plates Plate Tectonics (1 more) SCI.ESC.342.2.L.1 Subjects: science Earth Science Concept Nodes: SCI.ESC.342.2 (Divergent 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.