Volcanoes Lesson for Kids: Facts & Types


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Which of the following is NOT a type of volcano?

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1. What is the molten rock found in the mantle called?

2. Volcanoes that will most likely never erupt again are known as _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz will ask you important questions about volcanoes. You'll need to know about the different types of volcanoes and what's inside them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will ask you to:

  • Know the different volcano types
  • Name the molten rock that's found in a volcano's mantle
  • Understand what you call volcanoes that aren't likely to erupt again
  • Remember what you call molten rock when it hits the Earth's surface
  • Recognize islands that were made from volcanoes

Skills Practiced

You'll practice the following skills:

  • Knowledge application - use what you know about volcanoes to name the molten rock that's found in their mantles
  • Reading comprehension - take away important information from the related lesson on volcanoes
  • Information recall - remember what you know about the different types of volcanoes

Additional Learning

To learn even more about volcanoes, read the lesson called Volcanoes Lesson for Kids: Facts & Types. This lesson helps students:

  • Learn about the Earth's plates
  • Understand what a dormant volcano is
  • Know what the Earth's Ring of Fire is