Earth is made up of several different layers, each with unique properties. In this video lesson you will identify each layer of Earth and how it relates to Earth as a whole.

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Lesson Transcript

In these assessments you’ll be asked to:

  • Identify the thickest and thinnest layers of Earth
  • List characteristics of the outer core
  • Identify the cause of earthquakes, volcanoes, and mountains
  • Understand why the inner core is solid
  • Recognize parts of the lithosphere

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