Chapter 6 Volcano Vocabulary

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

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