How to Make Different Types of Volcanoes?

Answer Making a volcano is a science project that many children complete at an early age. There are several different ways you can create the base of the volcano, from a quick poster board volcano to one ... Read More »

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The Three Primary Types of Volcanoes?

Volcanoes -- openings in the earth's crust that allow magma and subterranean gas to reach the surface -- are found throughout the world. Most volcanoes lie on or near rifts in the earth's tectonic ... Read More »

What Are the Three Types of Coned Volcanoes?

Volcanoes form and grow as a result of repeated eruptions of magma from deep beneath the surface of the earth. The three types, or shapes, of coned volcanoes, are determined by the materials they p... Read More »

Types of Rock Found Near Erupted Volcanoes?

To understand why diverse rocks occur near erupted volcanoes, you need to understand something of various geological processes, the basics of classifying rocks generally known as volcanic rock and ... Read More »

Differences Between Mud Volcanoes & Phreatomagmatic Volcanoes?

The mountainous structure of a volcano is responsible for unleashing massive amounts of energy, lava and ash during an eruption. Mud and phreatomagmatic are words that best describe a type of erupt... Read More »