(Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a geological diagram on the monitor.) Oceanic islands like Hawaii rise to the surface from the ocean floor; continental islands like New Guinea are simply unsubmerged parts of these shallow terraces at the edge of a continent

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QUESTION: (Kelly of the Clue Crew shows a geological diagram on the monitor.) Oceanic islands like Hawaii rise to the surface from the ocean floor; continental islands like New Guinea are simply unsubmerged parts of these shallow terraces at the edge of a continent
ANSWER: THE CONTINENTAL SHELF

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