|The relationship with plate tectonics
||Most major earthquakes and volcanic eruptions occur along plate boundaries.
|Name the earthquake and volcano zone located in the pacific ocean
||Ring of fire
| New crust is forming at which earthquake and volcano zone
||Mid- Atlantic Ridge
|What happens to the age of the rocks as you move closer to the mid-ocean ridge?
||The rocks are younger as they are the most recently formed.
|The rocks are younger as they are the most recently formed.
| What effect do these currents have on the lithospheric plates
||They cause the plates to move
| Why would you expect to see more tectonic activity along a plate boundary?
||When the plates move, the boundaries are the areas most affected by the movement.