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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Second Edition - Unit 25

Instructions: For each question, click on the radio button beside your answer. When you have completed the entire quiz, click the Submit my answers button at the bottom of the page to receive your results.

Question 1:


a) Tambora
b) Santorini
c) Krakatau
d) Mount St Helens
e) All experienced phreatic eruptions.

Question 2:


a) Nuee ardente
b) Lahar
c) Pahoehoe
d) Hot spot
e) Aa

Question 3:


a) A cordillera
b) A shield
c) A plate
d) A dome
e) A caldera

Question 4:


a) cinder cones
b) lava domes
c) pahoehoes
d) lahars
e) volcanic shields

Question 5:


a) pyroclastic
b) phreatic
c) composite
d) dormant
e) hydrologic

Question 6:


a) ash
b) tephra
c) bombs
d) lahar
e) lava dome

Question 7:


a) ash
b) tephra
c) bombs
d) lahar
e) lava dome

Question 8:


a) lahar
b) nuee ardentes
c) lava dome
d) cinder cone
e) bomb

Question 9:


a) lahar
b) lava domes
c) cinder cone
d) aa
e) ah

Question 10:


a) lava flows
b) lahars
c) cinder cones
d) tsunamis
e) aas

Question 11:


a) Australia
b) Asia
c) South America
d) Antarctica
e) North America

Question 12:


a) Colorado
b) Alberta
c) Hawaii
d) Kyoto
e) Java

Question 13:


a) Cataclysmic
b) Paroxysmal
c) Colossal
d) Super-colossal
e) Mega-colossal

Question 14:


a) Hawaii
b) Japan
c) Indonesia
d) Mediterranean
e) Alaska

Question 15:


a) tephra
b) pyroclastic flow
c) lahar
d) lava flow
e) nuee ardente

Question 16:


a) True
b) False

Question 17:


a) True
b) False

Question 18:


a) True
b) False

Question 19:


a) True
b) False

Question 20:


a) True
b) False

Question 21:


a) True
b) False