Different types of volcanoes

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Extinct volcanoes

  • Hasn't erupted in at lest 10,000 years
  • Isn't expeted to erupt again in a comparible time scale of the future.
  • Example: Mount Ashitaka- Japan.

Dormant volcanoes

  • Is an active volcano that is not erupting, but is suppose to erupt again.
  • Example: Mt Pelee- Martinique, France

Active volcanoes

  • Is a volcano that has had at lest one eruption during the past 10,000 years.
  • An active volcano…

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