What Is A Volcano?

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Volcano Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is made based on the learning in Learning Set 5. 3, What Is a Volcano.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is one way volcanoes are created?
    • A. 

      Asteriod impact

    • B. 

      The result of an earthquake

    • C. 

      Pressure building up in the mantle

    • D. 

      Scientists really don't know

  • 2. 
    What is a volcanic hot spot?
    • A. 

      An area near a plate boundary that has a lot of volcanoes

    • B. 

      An extra hot volcano

    • C. 

      An area of volcanic activity in the middle of a tectonic plate

    • D. 

      A popular volcanic tourist attraction

  • 3. 
    How would you describe the shape of a shield volcano?
    • A. 

      Like a mountain

    • B. 

      Like a cone

    • C. 

      They're usually underwater

    • D. 

      Like a large but low hill

  • 4. 
    What's the most common type of volcano?
    • A. 

      Stratovolcanoes

    • B. 

      Shield Volcanoes

    • C. 

      Cinder Cone Volcanoes

  • 5. 
    What type of volcano is Mauna Loa in Hawaii?
    • A. 

      CInder Cone

    • B. 

      Shield

    • C. 

      Strato