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Earthquakes And Volcanoes

17 Questions  I  By Skgomez
This is a review over our chapter covering volcanoes and earthquakes.

  
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1.  Earth's outermost layer is the _________________.
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2.  The middle of Earth's three layers is the __________________.
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3.  The innermost layer of Earth is the __________________.
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4.  A vocano can fall in on itself, creating a large basin called ________________.
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5.  A break in the Earth's crust along which rocks move is called __________.
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6.  The point underground where earthquake's movement first take place is called the ________.
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7.  The point on Earth's surface right above the spot where the first movement of an earthquake occurs is called the earthquake's ________.
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8.  Melted rock that reaches Earth's surface is called _____________.
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9.  Melted rock inside the Earth is called _______.
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10.  A _______ is a tube in a vocano that carries hot melted rock to the surface.
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11.  An underground holding pool for hot magma is called a ________________.
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12.  What is Earth's hottest layer?
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13.  Earth's plates move very slowly across Earth's surface on a thin layer of partly melted _____.
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14.  Scientists can _________ earthquakes by using siesmographs, the Mercalli scale, and the Richter scale.
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15.  California has more than 20,000 earthquakes eache year because there is a large ________ running through the state.
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16.  Some volcanoes form new_______ as plates move apart and magma rises to the surface of the crust.
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17.  Different kinds of _______ form different kinds of volcanic mountains.
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