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Which statement best describes the ocean floor

William Cain

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Craig Stewart on September 7, 2018

In the beginning, people believed in on the floor of the ocean that is mostly flat, and has little to no distinguishing features. This was proven wrong when sonar is used to map the bottom of the ocean by German scientists in the early 20th century, and it was noted that the floor of the ocean is varied and presents such distinctive features as atolls, underwater canyons, and mid-ocean ridges.

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