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2. how much volume of material is exploded from a super volcano

  • 1435 km3
  • 1 km2
  • 1000 km3
  • 500000 km3

3. give 4 advantages of living near a volcano

  • fertile slopes of m.t etna grow loverly tomatoes, geothermal energy in iceland, blue lagoon spa, after lava weathers fertile soil
  • thermal waters, infertile soil, very safe, injury
  • loss of life, buildings destroyed, damage, visit geysers in iceland

4. give 2 examples of issues with land use in the alps

  • roads and rail ways cheap to build and easy access
  • soil becomes stony and infertile and every 100m up it gets 1 degree cooler so hard for growing crops
  • soil becomes less stony and there is lots of flat land for farming

5. what is a geosyncline

  • gap in a plate
  • bowl shaped hole
  • a depression between two plates
  • a river

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