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Layers of the Earth (Carter)
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They are both made of iron and nickel.
mantle
inner core
inner core, outer core, mantle, crust
bottom of crust and top of mantle
inner core
asthenosphere
oceanic
Inner core is solid; outer core is liquid. (Inner is also hotter.)
metal, rock
basalt
mantle
how tightly packed something is
pressure, density, and temperature
convection currents in the mantle
inner core
mantle
granite
crust
outer core
All of the other layers put so much pressure on this layer, so it makes it a solid.
crust
convection currents
oceanic
oceanic and continental
What is the name of the movement in the mantle?
What is the hottest layer of the Earth?
What is the thinnest layer of the Earth?
How are the inner core and outer core alike?
The outer core is molten ________, and the mantle is molten _______.
Which layer is made up of solid and melted rock?
Why is the inner core solid?
What is the only liquid layer of the Earth?
Which layer is the most dense?
What is the solid layer of the Earth that is capable of flow?
Define density.
How are the inner core and outer core different?
What type of rock is the oceanic crust made of?
Which layer of the crust is more dense?
What type of rock is the continental crust made of?
What three things are the greatest in the inner core?
What is the coolest layer of the Earth?
What is another name for the soft layer of the mantle?
What are the two types of crust?
Which layer of the Earth vibrates in place because of the pressure?
List the layers of the Earth from hottest to coolest.
What two layers make up the lithosphere?
How is the heat from deep in Earth's interior transferred to the crust?
What is the thickest layer of the Earth?
Which layer of the crust is thinnest?

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DescriptionMatch:
What is the thinnest layer of the Earth?crust
List the layers of the Earth from hottest to coolest.inner core, outer core, mantle, crust
Which layer of the Earth vibrates in place because of the pressure?inner core
What is the only liquid layer of the Earth?outer core
What type of rock is the oceanic crust made of?basalt
What is the thickest layer of the Earth?mantle
Which layer of the crust is more dense?oceanic
Why is the inner core solid?All of the other layers put so much pressure on this layer, so it makes it a solid.
What type of rock is the continental crust made of?granite
How is the heat from deep in Earth's interior transferred to the crust?convection currents in the mantle
Which layer is the most dense?inner core
What are the two types of crust?oceanic and continental
What is the name of the movement in the mantle?convection currents
How are the inner core and outer core alike?They are both made of iron and nickel.
Which layer is made up of solid and melted rock?mantle
What is the hottest layer of the Earth?inner core
What is the solid layer of the Earth that is capable of flow?mantle
What two layers make up the lithosphere?bottom of crust and top of mantle
How are the inner core and outer core different?Inner core is solid; outer core is liquid. (Inner is also hotter.)
What three things are the greatest in the inner core?pressure, density, and temperature
What is the coolest layer of the Earth?crust
Define density.how tightly packed something is
Which layer of the crust is thinnest?oceanic
The outer core is molten ________, and the mantle is molten _______.metal, rock
What is another name for the soft layer of the mantle?asthenosphere