Science

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Science
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2012-09-12 16:59:15
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Science chapter 1
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  1. Convectioncurrents 
    The movement  of a fluid caused by different  in temperature that transfers heat from one part of the  fluid to another
  2. Conduction
    The transfer of heat within a material or between materials that are touching
  3. Radiation
    The transfer of energy through space
  4. Seismic waves 
    Vibrations that travels through earths carrying the energy released during  an earthquake 
  5. Lithosphere
    A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and the crust
  6. Asthenosphere
    The soft  layer of the mantle on which the lithosphere floats
  7. Otter core
    A layer of molten molten iron and nickel thatsurrounds the Otter core of earth.
  8. Inner core 
    A dense sphere of solid iron nickel at the center of earth.

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