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

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Question 1:


a) Tamborar
b) Santorini
c) Krakatau
d) Mount St Helens
e) all experience 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) the Alps
b) the Andes
c) Crater Lake
d) San Andreas Fault
e) the Appalachians

Question 7:


a) True
b) False

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False

Question 11:


a) True
b) False

Question 12:


a) True
b) False