Describes at least three ways that scientist determine the age of tectonic plates and the fault lines between them.
Field: Earth Science – Geology
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Unit 4 Individual Project Grading CriteriaMax PointsIn one paragraph, describes clearly the process of plate tectonics including the mechanism by which it works.15In one paragraph, describes all the types of plate boundaries, and clearly provides examples of each.15Completely and accurately collects and presents the ANSS station data.10Completely and accurately collects and presents the USGA fault data.10Describes at least three ways that scientist determine the age of tectonic plates and the fault lines between them.
If relative and absolute dating are mentioned, examples still must be specific.20Completely and accurately collects and presents the author’s plate, and the nearest neighbor plate.10Using at least one detailed sentence, discusses the type of boundary that lies between the author’s plate and the nearest neighbor plate.
Only one plate boundary should be discussed.5The author includes all of the title page information at the top of the paper.5Uses proper spelling, punctuation, and grammar to write clearly and effectively. References, if provided, are in APA format.10Total:100