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Grade 5 Volcanoes
Molten rock that flows from a volcano onto earth's surface is
  1. lava
  2. magma
  3. sediment
  4. sand
Grade 5 Volcanoes
Steep-sided volcanoes composed of many layers of volcanic rocks, usually made from high-viscosity lava, ash and rock debris.
  1. Cinder Cones
  2. Composite Volcanoes
  3. Shield Volcanoes
  4. Lava Volcanoes
Grade 5 Volcanoes
A mountain that forms as molten rock that flows from a volcano onto earth's surface is a
  1. earthquake
  2. epicenter
  3. delta
  4. volcano
Grade 5 Volcanoes
Circular or oval cones made up of small pieces of lava from a single vent (hole) that have been blown into the air, cooled and fallen around the vent.
  1. Cinder Cones
  2. Composite Volcanoes
  3. Shield Volcanoes
  4. Lava Volcanoes
Grade 5 Volcanoes
A volcano shaped like a bowl in the middle with long gentle slopes made by basaltic lava flows.
  1. Cinder Cones
  2. Composite Volcanoes
  3. Shield Volcanoes
  4. Lava Volcanoes
Grade 5 Volcanoes
A volcano formed when erupting lava is too thick to flow and makes a steep-sided mound as the lava piles up near the volcanic vent.
  1. Cinder Cones
  2. Composite Volcanoes
  3. Shield Volcanoes
  4. Lava Domes
Grade 5 Volcanoes
A volcano is a mountain that forms as molten rock flows through a crack onto Earth's surface.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Volcanoes
The three main categories/stages of volcanoes are:          active         ,          dormant          , and           extinct          
Grade 5 Volcanoes
Which of the following is a constructive force of nature?
  1. volcano
  2. tsunami
  3. hurricane
  4. erosion
Grade 5 Volcanoes
Lava is melted rock that is beneath Earth's surface.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 5 Volcanoes
What is the name of the scientist who studies volcanoes?
  1. pseudologist
  2. craniologist
  3. volcanologist
Grade 5 Volcanoes
What is a skylight in relation to a volcano?
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