Pros And Cons Of Continental Drift

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Continental drift by Alfred Wegner is the theory that “all land”, Pangaea, collided forming a single land mass, later drifting apart to form our world today. This theory, an idea used to account for a situation or justify a course of action, says that 300 million years ago the continents collided forming Pangaea. One million years later it began to separate, still moving today at an extremely slow rate. There are 5 proofs of continental drifts and two problems. The proofs are that the continents we have today fit almost perfectly together like a jigsaw puzzle. Also, similar fossils and mountain structures of similar age and structure can be found in areas not possible otherwise. There are also ice sheets in seemingly warmer countries. This

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