Flashcards in Inside the earth 3.1 ch.3 lesson:1 Deck (7):
the thin and solid outermost layer of the Earth above the mantle.
the layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core.
the central part of the Earth below the mantle.
the solid, outer layer of the Earth that consists of the crust and the rigid upper part of the mantle.
the soft layer of the mantle on which the tectonic plates move.
the strong, lower part of the mantle between the asthenosphere and the outer core.