In this animation, we are showing an ocean/continent convergent boundary. We see the denser thinner oceanic plate diving beneath the continental plate.
Quiz questions about convergent boundaries which includes subduction, trenches, and mountain building.
Practice Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries questions
Reviews convergent plate boundaries between an oceanic plate and a continental plate.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries.
To activate prior knowledge, to generate questions about a given topic, and to organize knowledge using a KWL Chart.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Students will look for similarities between the Indonesian Islands and the Cascade Mountains , with the goal of being able to identify other locations around the world where convergent boundaries are creating volcanic landforms.
Using the March 2011 Japanese tsunami as a case study, students will step through the formation of a tsunami and use a simulator to learn how wind can affect the wavelength and height of a wave.
James Cameron developed and built a submersible to explore the deepest trenches including the Challenger Deep.
The steep walls of Yosemite Valley are made of granite. A batholith born of subduction cooled deep in the crust.
Illustrated mind map for Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries, Ocean-Ocean Convergent Plate Boundaries, and Continent-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
A short article, with pictures, about how tectonic plates converge.
An animation that shows how subduction zones are created. Key points are summarized below.
Provides a map and some key concepts on earthquakes at subduction zones.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries.