9. this question is based on the following paragraph. the sentences are...
The correct answer is: The author uses comparison and contrast to organize ideas .
First of all, the topic sentence is the first one, the topic is introduced, the author will write about the Earth's crust. The following sentences must then explain facts about it and give important information so that the readers can learn something new and useful. We can see that they do so, the author explains the name, why the plates move, how they do and what things they produce when moving. In sentence number 7 we can see that he uses comparison and contrast to organize his ideas, as he proceeds to explain the differences between a plate movement and a collision. By comparing he can be able to address one topic first and compare it with a second one, following a logical order that helps the reader understand the different aspects of the topic.
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