Describes what the San Andreas Fault is and what happens if there is an earthquake that comes from it (3:13).
Explains how the San Andreas Fault came to be during the Cenozoic era (0:41).
Reviews changes in Earth's features due to plate tectonics during the Cenozoic Era.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Cenozoic Plate Tectonics.
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Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
The unique Hickory Run Boulder Field has a fascinating geological history.
The San Andreas Fault is the plate boundary between the Pacific and North American plates. This transform boundary is made by a strike-slip fault that has massive earthquakes.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Cenozoic Plate Tectonics. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.