Chapter 6 Volcano Vocabulary

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

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