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Which of the following is NOT a result of plate tectonics?

Which of the following is NOT a result of plate tectonics?

a. The diameter of Earth is slowly increasing.
b. Plates are constantly being created and destroyed.
c. The size and shape of plates are constantly changing.
d. Plate boundaries migrate over time.

2.

Which of the following places the events related to the breakup of Pangaea in the proper order?

Which of the following places the events related to the breakup of Pangaea in the proper order?

a. separation of Africa, India, and Antarctica; collision of India and Eurasia; separation of North America and Africa
b. separation of North America and Africa; separation of Africa, India, and Antarctica; collision of India and Eurasia
c. separation of Africa, India, and Antarctica; separation of North America and Africa; collision of India and Eurasia
d. collision of India and Eurasia; separation of North America and Africa; separation of Africa, India, and Antarctica

3.

Based on the rates and directions of the plate movement that we observe today, how might the positions of the continents be different fifty million years from now?

a. North America, South America, Africa, Eurasia, and Australia will form a supercontinent centered at the equator, while Antarctica will remain at the South Pole.
b. Australia will merge with Antarctica.
c. The northern edge of Africa will merge with the southeastern edge of Eurasia.
d. North America, South America, Antarctica, Africa, India, Australia, and Asia will form a supercontinent centered at the equator but extending to the North Pole, while southeast Asia will be detached and located in the Northern Hemisphere.
e. The northern edge of South America will merge with the southern edge of North America.
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