Types of Volcanoes Quiz

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What type of volcano is characterized by its steep sides and explosive eruptions?


Which type of volcano is formed by the accumulation of fluid basaltic lava, resulting in gentle sloping sides?

Shield volcano

What type of volcano is typically small in size and is often formed on the flanks of larger volcanoes?

Cinder cone volcano

Which type of volcano is characterized by its viscous lava that does not flow far from the vent, leading to the formation of a steep-sided dome?

Lava dome volcano

Test your knowledge about the characteristics and types of volcanoes with this quiz. Identify different types of volcanoes based on their specific features and eruption patterns.

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