Sec4 Ocean Basins

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Sec4 Ocean Basins
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2011-06-12 15:45:24
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  1. Sediments form rivers spread over the deep-ocean basins by means of what?
    Turbidity currents
  2. What can be responsible for forming the continental rise, sumbarine canyons and erosion?
    Turbidity currents can
  3. What is the soft, fine material that covers 40% of the ocean floor?
    ooze
  4. The most common compounds in organic sediments are?
    Slilica and calcium carbonate
  5. The deepest and largest ocean on Earth is?
    The Pacific Ocean
  6. The continental shelf is part of the?
    continent
  7. The average depth of the water covering the continental shelf is -- m
    60
  8. The first step in ----- ------------ is to send out a series of sound waves
    sonar transmission

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