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chapter 2

volcanic activity

what do we call a person who studies volcanoes volcanologist
what is the shape of a volcanic island cone
which country in northern europe was formed due to volcanic activity iceland
a volcano that still erupts regularly is said to be active
this is the name given to a dead volcano extinct
where where are the most volcanoes pacific ring of fire/ pacific plate
name the volcano that erupted in 79AD covering the town of pompeii Vesuvius
when did the E15 eruption happen 2010 April 14
what is used to meaure the strength of an eruption VEI scale
name of volcano that hasn't erupted in the past 100 years dormant
where can a mid-ocean ridge be found in the middle of the Atlantic ocean
what is the mid-ocean ridge in the Atlantic ocean called the Mid-Atlantic ridge
how is an mid ocean ridge formed when two plates move apart
give an example of a volcanic island Iceland
what did the E15 register on the VEI scale 3 to 4
tell me two positive social impacts of the E15 eruption 1.reduced unemployment 2. increased tourism and employment
tell me two positive economic impacts of the E15 eruption 1. Generated income 2. Fertile soil
tell me two negative social impacts of the E15 eruption 1. contaminated water supply 2. evacuation of locals
tell me two negative economic impacts of the E15 eruption 1. travel chaos 2. loss of earnings
Created by: JMahango
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