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1. What are hotspots?

  • Areas of rising plumes of magma into the asthenosphere creating trails of volancoes
  • Where Oceanic crust is created and destroyed
  • Where continental crust is folded, crushed and compressed
  • Where fold mountains occur
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2. What is lava from a composite volcano like?

  • Smokey
  • sticky, flows slowly, made of basalt and granitic
  • Fluid, flows quicky, made of basalt
  • Hot and fiery

3. What is the Lithosphere made of?

  • Atmosphere
  • Continental and Oceanic Crust + Upper mantle
  • Lower Mantle
  • Cores

4. What are the different types of volcanoes?

  • Lava and Smoke
  • Sheild and Strato
  • Sheild and Steep
  • Composite and Strato

5. What are the three main plate boundary types?

  • Destructive, Faults and Earthquakes
  • Constructive, Conservative and Destructive
  • Subductive, Conservative and Oceanic
  • Hotspots, Land and Water


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