Plate Tectonics - Precambrian tectonics and the advent of plate tectonics.

Why would you expect Precambrian tectonics to be any different from those of today?

How might of those differences been specifically manifest?

What would you look for in the geologic record to indicate that plate tectonics was operating at that time?


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