Layers of the Earth

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  1. Model
    something used to demonstrate a concept
  2. Plasticity
    the property of being easy to shape or mold
  3. density
    measure of mass per unit of volume
  4. inner core
    solid deepest layer of the Earth
  5. outer core
    deepest layer of the Earth that is a liquid
  6. mantle
    largest, thickest layer of the Earth
  7. asthenospere
    ductile layer of the Earth between the lithosphere and the mantle
  8. lithosphere
    rocky outer layer of the Earth
  9. crust
    upper asthenosphere and the lithosphere TOGETHER comprise the crust
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Layers of the Earth
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