A2 Geography; Unit 1 Plate Tectonics (Mount Etna) Case Studies.

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1. What type of tubes were destroyed by remotely detonated bombs?

  • Lava Tubes
  • Magma Tubes
  • Hydrothermal Tubes
  • Chlorine Tubes
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2. In what year did Mount Etna erupt causing lava to head toward the village of Zafferana?

  • 1887
  • 1990
  • 1992
  • 1301

3. What were built during an early eruption in Zafferana to protect it?

  • Earth barriers
  • Lava Tubes
  • Viscous Piping
  • Sand Bags

4. What is a named benefit of Mount Etna's previous eruptions?

  • Fertile volcanic soils support agriculture.
  • Lava flows are frequent, helping to melt ice caps.
  • Fruits and other berries are not prevalent here.
  • Snow drifts are prevented by lava flows.

5. Which years were the Mount Etna volcano most prevalently erupting?

  • 1982-1984
  • 1989-1990
  • 1991-1993
  • 1987-1988

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