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Why did Alfred Wegener have a hard time making people believe his theory of continental drift?
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  1. Check the paragraph under the map of Pangaea for the criticisms of Wegener's theory.

    http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/history/wegener.html

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  2. Scroll down about half way. His theories were dismised, primarily becuase he had no mechanism to explain continental drift.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfred_Wegener

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