Misconception PTM005:

Plates are arranged like a stack of layers in the earth. (Libarkin et al., 2005; Marques and Thomson, 1997; Ford and Taylor, 2006; AAAS Project 2061, n.d.).

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PT013001

The edges of each of earth's plates abut the edges of all of the surrounding plates

28%