For each plate boundary, draw the symbol from the ESRT and give two examples

Plate boundary

Symbol

Two plates that are separated by this boundary

Convergent (subduction zone)

Divergent (spreading center)

Transform (transform fault)

Indicate what type of boundary separates plate 1 from plate 2. If there are more than 1, list all of them.

Plate 1

Plate 2

Boundary

South American

African

divergent

North American

Eurasian

Eurasian

Pacific

Indian-Australian

Pacific

Indian Australian

Antarctic

Above is a picture of a Subduction zone. Name a place on Earth where this occurs, and then describe the action shown in the picture.

  1. What type of plate boundary is shown on the picture _____________
  2. Explain why a ridge forms at a spreading center: