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

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