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ERIC Number: EJ336593
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Rapid Procedure for Determining Present Plate Motion at Any Point on the Earth's Surface.
Christofferson, Eric
Journal of Geological Education, v34 n2 p95-96 Mar 1986
Presents a procedure for calculating the compass direction and velocity of present plate motions at any geographical point of interest. Includes a table of the relative and geographic motion of the 11 largest plates and a flow chart for determining their present motion. Also offers suggestions for classroom instruction. (ML)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A