Misconception PTM104:

Earth's plates are located deep within the earth and are not exposed at the earth's surface (AAAS Project 2061, n.d.).

Items that test for misconception PTM104
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PT009001

Earth's plates are made of solid rock, and they can be seen where they are not covered by soil, loose rocks, or water.

64%

PT011002

The solid rock of a cliff is part of earth's plates.

42%