Covers convergent plate boundaries where an oceanic plate meets a continental plate.
Reviews convergent plate boundaries between an oceanic plate and a continental plate.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
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.
A short article, with pictures, about how tectonic plates converge.
An animation that shows how subduction zones are created. Key points are summarized below.