Volcanoes
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  • Question 1
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    Q. What is the definition of dormant?
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    sleeping
    extinct
    active
    invisible
  • Question 2
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    Q. What are scientists that study volcanoes called?
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    doctor
    vet
    volcanologist
    volcano scientist
  • Question 3
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    Q. What is the opening that extends from the magma chamber to the top of the volcano called?
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    magma
    lava
    vent 
    crater
  • Question 4
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    Q. What is Magma when it reaches the surface of Earth?
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    Lava
    Mafic Magma
    Felsic Magma
    None of these
  • Question 5
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    Q. A volcano that has gentle sloping sides and is formed from runny lava
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    Shield volcano
    Cinder cone
    Composite
    None of these
  • Question 6
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    Q. When an explosive eruption  forms a mixture of hot rock, ash, and gas, this material is called a...?
    answer choices
    Land slide
    Lava
    Eruption trail
    Pyroclastic flow
  • Question 7
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    Q. This is the name for the chain of volcanos around the edge of the Pacific Plate.
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    Circle of Fire
    Ring of Lava
    Ring of Fire
    Circle of Magma
  • Question 8
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    Q. A volcano that has steep sides and is formed from lava chunks is called
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    a shield volcano
    a cinder cone volcano
    a composite volcano
  • Question 9
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    Q. A volcano that is made from layers of both runny lava and lava chunks is called 
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    a shield volcano
    a cinder cone volcano
    a composite volcano
  • Question 10
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    Q. Dormant volcanoes might erupt in the future.
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    True
    False
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. Where is Mt. St Helens located?
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    New Jersey
    Nebraska
    Washington state
    I didn't learn this so I give up 
  • Question 12
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    Q. The 1815 eruption of Mount Tambora
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    Caused weather changes for years
    Killed more than 10,000 people
    was famous around the world when it happened
    Both Orange and Red
  • Question 13
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    Q. This city was destroyed in 79 A.D. by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius.
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    Rome
    Munich
    Pompeii
    Naples
  • Question 14
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    Q. According to the text, which natural force is more powerful?
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    Tornado
    Earthquake
    Volcano
    Hurricane
  • Question 15
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    Q. Volcanoes are found...
    answer choices
    on land
    under water
    on islands
    all of the above
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