Based on the information in the passage, which one of the following sentences would most logically complete the last ...

on November 14 at 12:42AM

Answer E

Hello! Would the correct answer here be E because of the fact that the preceding paragraph mentions the subduction at a shallow angle? Thanks!

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Skylar on November 14 at 05:57PM

@Lucie Happy to help!

Yes, (E) is correct because of the explanations provided in the preceding paragraph. That paragraph hypothesizes that tectonic plates moving in opposite directions/towards each other have shallow angles of descent and will experience more contact and therefore resistance. The last paragraph introduces a "warning" about regions with low levels of subduction and (E) connects this warning to the previous paragraph, thereby most logically completing the passage.

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