Question:

When did the break-up of pangaea occur? What two supercontinents were formed?

Answer:

By Late Triassic time (235 million years ago) and possibly earlier, Pangea began to break apart, forming North America and Africa.


Tags:
supercontinents
Geologic time scale
Phanerozoic
Historical geology
Plate tectonics
Permian
Triassic
Carboniferous
Pangaea
Central Pangean Mountains
Pangaea Ultima
Africa
North America
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