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Convergent
Continent-continent


What features are formed

Folded mountains
And regular mountains

2

Convergent
Continent-continent where in the world?

Himalayas
Swiss alps

3

Convergent
Continent-continent

What's the human impact?

Earthquakes

4

Subduction boundaries
Ocean-continent

Feature formed

Island volcanoes
Mountains

5

Subduction boundary
Ocean-continent

Where In the world?

From the BC Coast line all the way down to South America

6

Subduction boundary

Ocean-continent

What's the human impact?

Earthquakes
Volcanos
Tsunamis

7

Subduction boundary
Ocean-ocean

Feature formed?

Volcanoes
Volcanic island arks

8

Subduction boundary
Ocean-ocean


Where in the world?


Peru chille trench
Japan, Indonesia

9

Subduction boundary
Ocean-ocean

Human impact?

Earthquakes
Trenches
Tsunamis

10

DIVERGENT:
DIVERGENT boundary
Ocean-ocean

Feature formed?

Mid ocean ridge

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DIVERGENT boundaries
Ocean-ocean

Where in the world?

Mid Atlantic ridge
Or all oceans

12

DIVERGENT boundaries
Ocean-oceans

Human impact?

Earthquakes
Volcanic eruptions(rare)
Tsunamis (rare)

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SLIDING TRANSFORM
sliding boundary
Continent-continent

Feature formed

Fault
Rift

14

SLIDING boundary
Continent-continent

Where in the world?

California
Sanadresas

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SLIDING boundary
Continent-continent

Human impact?

Earthquakes

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CONVERGENT

Pointing toward themselves

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DIVERGENT

Facing away from there selves

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SLIDING transform

Away and toward themselves