Prepare a 350- to 700-word paper describing the basic theories associated with the creation of the ocean floor.

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  1. Prepare a 350- to 700-word paper describing the basic theories associated with the creation of the ocean floor.

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    Include the following in your paper:

    • Identify three different plate boundaries and list the outstanding features of each boundary.
    • List one natural event that occurs as a direct result of plate boundary interactions.
    • Compare and contrast ideas behind plate tectonics and the theory of continental drift. Does one idea seem more plausible than the other? If so, why? Base your findings on the natural event you identified earlier in the paper.
    • Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Reference a minimum of two outside sources, other than your text, such as credible websites and articles that support your findings.

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