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Volcanoes. By: Noah and Mercedes. How Volcanoes Form and How they occur. Volcanoes are formed when plates under the earth collide Volcanoes occur when materials from the mantle erupts or blasts onto the surface. Types of Volcanoes.

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Volcanoes

Volcanoes

By: Noah and Mercedes


How volcanoes form and how they occur

How Volcanoes Form and How they occur

  • Volcanoes are formed when plates under the earth collide

  • Volcanoes occur when materials from the mantle erupts or blasts onto the surface


Types of volcanoes

Types of Volcanoes

  • Shield volcanoes form when some lava spreads around the vent in a quiet eruption

  • Cinder cones form by violently erupting volcanoes that shoot cinders out of the top

  • Composite volcanoes forms when cinders make up layers and lava flow makes the layers


Parts of a volcano

Parts of a Volcano

  • The vent is the opening on a volcano

  • The middle of the volcano is called the main vent

  • The part where the lava is formed is called the magma chamber


Places where volcanoes can be

Places where Volcanoes can be

  • Hawaii, Japan, but not many are in the United States


Resources

Resources

  • Google Images and National Geographic kids.com and www.volcanoes.com


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