Ocean Floor Review Ocean Floor Mini-Assessment

Ocean Floor Review Ocean Floor Mini-Assessment

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What is the source of most of the salt in the oceans? Rocks on Land
What is an under water mountain range where new seafloor is formed? Mid-Ocean Ridge
What is a flat area on the ocean floor called? Abyssal Plain
What is a long, narrow, steep-sided depression on the ocean floor? Trench
What is a steeper slope that extends from the outer edge of the continental shelf down the ocean floor? Continental Shelf
What is an inactive volcanic peak on the bottom of the ocean floor? Seamount
What is the gradually sloping end of a continent that extends under the ocean? Continental Slope
A volcano on the ocean floor that creates a mountain big enough to break the ocean surface. Volcanic Island

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