Course: Science Subtest I
Lesson: Dynamic Processes of the Earth (Geodynamics)
Topic: Tectonic Processes V: Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Earth Resource      Page 1 of 18  

Diagnostic Question

 


1. The San Andreas Fault is a

Adivergent plate boundary where the Pacific and North American plates are pulling apart.
Bconvergent plate boundary where the Pacific and North American plates are smashing together.
Cdivergent plate boundary where the Pacific and California plates are pulling apart and creating new ocean crust between them.
Dtransform plate boundary where the Pacific and North American plates are sliding past each other.