Seafloor Spreading Hypothesis

Seafloor Spreading Hypothesis

Seafloor topography, magnetic polarity and age are evidence for seafloor spreading, the mechanism for continental movement.

CK-12 (High School)

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How do the magnetic stripes on the seafloor provide evidence to support the seafloor spreading hypothesis?
STANDARDS:
RST.1 - Analysis & Evidence

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2
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