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6.7: Putting It Together

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  • SUMMARY

    You should now have a better understanding of just important the study of the Earth’s interior is and the impact it has on various aspects of our lives. In particular, we have looked at these items:

    1. The various layers of the Earth including where they are, what they are made of and how they behave physically
    2. How geologists use indirect methods to study earth’s interior
    3. Earth’s magnetic field including how it is generated and why it’s important
    4. The influence the interior has on plate tectonics

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