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Earth is always changing.

What are two forces that cause the earth's surface to constantly change and what are their effects on the planet?

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  • Earth Science -

    Precipitation, wind, earthquakes, and volcanoes cause the earth's surface to change.

  • Earth Science -

    Tectonic plate motion is another important factor. It is largely responsible for earthquakes (the Ring of Fire), continental drift, and the existence of mountain ranges.

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