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Volcanoes

What do you know about volcanoes and some of the greatest volcanic eruptions in history?


 

Quiz ID:#2974
Fun:*** (2.4)
Difficulty:** (1.93)
Category:Nature
Created By:cnmne*us*****

 

 

 



#1   The eruption of which volcano buried Pompeii, Italy?






#2   The eruption of which volcano caused "the year without a summer"?






#3   Which volcano's eruption was the most likely cause of the destruction of the Minoan civilization?






#4   Which volcano's eruption in 1883 caused tsunamis that accounted for most of the 36,000 fatalities?






#5   Which volcano began in a farmer's cornfield in Mexico in 1943?






#6   Which volcano's eruption in 1995 destroyed the capital city of Plymouth on the island of Montserrat?






#7   Which is the tallest volcano, active or dormant, on Earth?






#8   Which is the largest volcano, active or dormant, on Earth?






#9   In which US state is Mount St. Helens located?






#10   Consider the following four volcanoes: Bogoslof, Curacoa, Loihi, and Monaco Bank. What characteristic do they share?






#11   There are no volcanoes in Antarctica.




#12   Much of Yellowstone National Park is the caldera of a volcano.




#13   The "Ring of Fire" is in the Indian Ocean.




 

 


   



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