Chapter 6 Volcano Vocabulary

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Depression caused by the ceiling of the magma chamber collapsing.
Slow flowing lava, like dripping wax.
Lava the forms underwater.
Body of molten rock that feeds the volcano.
Most common pyroclastic material.
Volcano that may erupt in the distant future.
Solid rock erupted from a volcano.
Italian word meaning 'little stones'.
a set of deep cracks in the Earth's Crust that form around a Divergent Plate Boundary.
Large volcano made by both explosive and nonexplosive eruptions.
Magma, hardened in the air after an eruption.
Magma that has been exposed to oxygen.
Largest volcano on Earth (also the largest mountain on Earth).
Crack in the Earth's Crust
Enormous amount of hot ash, dust, and gases ejected from a volcano.
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Mt. Fuji is a perfect example of this type of large volcano.
An example of a Cinder Cone volcano in Mexico.
Volcano made of pyroclastic material from moderately explosive eruptions.
Depression around the main vent of a volcano.
A fissure in the Earth's surface where magma and gases escape.
Column of rising magma.
Volcano that is currently erupting or may erupt soon.
Volcanically active rim of the Pacific Plate.
Oozes from a volcano and forms piles of sharp-edged chunks.
Volcano that will never erupt again.
Volcano made by repeated low-silica lava flows.
Mass of magma that cooled in the air (shaped like a grenade).
Locations far away from plate boundaries where volcanoes are created.
Large area of land made by repeated lava flows.
Fast flowing lava with a jagged crust.

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