EARTH SCIENCE PROJECT. HOW VOLCANOS ARE FORMED. Volcanoes are mountains but still they are very different. Volcanoes are formed by folding and crumpling or by a uplift and erosion
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Mountains are formed in many ways there are four -volcanic -Eros ional -fault block -folded Volcanic mountains are also knows as volcanoes Mountains are a way of realeasing internal heat
Erosional Formed by wind ro water wearing down weak spots in land Non resistant material washed away Fault block mountains Formed by vertical faulting of large blocks of earth Folded mountains Most common Created by tectonic plate pushing against each other-When two plates move against each other and create tension therefore the only direction for these mountains to move up.