Wegener's theory of continental drift was based primarily on:?

(a) the collision of the indian subcontinent with Asia

(b) similarities between fossil plants and animals on either side of the Pacific

(c) Maps of South America, Africa and the Atlantic Ocean

(d) seismic evidence from especially sentsitive seismographs invented in Japan

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  • 9 years ago
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    (c) Maps of South America, Africa and the Atlantic Ocean

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    c) Maps of South America, Africa and the Atlantic Ocean

    Actaully, it was similarities in fossils on either side of the ATLANTIC Ocean, NOT THE PACIFIC OCEAN.

    http://academic.emporia.edu/aberjame/histgeol/wege...

  • Roger
    Lv 7
    9 years ago

    (c) Maps of South America, Africa and the Atlantic Ocean

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    (b) similarities between fossil plants and animals on either side of the Pacific

    Source(s): learned it in science class
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