How are Volcanic Mountains Formed? - Lesson for Kids


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Which is NOT a way volcanic mountains are formed?

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1. How do volcanic mountains form in a divergent zone?

2. Which American state was formed entirely by volcanoes?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet will test how much you know about the formation of volcanic mountains. Questions will cover key points like the ways volcanic mountains are created and their formation in divergent zones.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Answer questions on the following:

  • State in the U.S. that was made by volcanoes
  • The way most volcanoes are created
  • Hotspots on tectonic plates

Skills Practiced

  • Reading awareness - make sure you know the most important information from the lesson on volcanic mountains
  • Learning practice - use what you know to answer questions about the U.S. state that was formed from volcanoes and the way volcanoes are made in a divergent zone
  • Remembering details - remember what you've learned about the different ways that volcanic mountains are made

Additional Learning

Volcanoes are created in many ways. You can learn more about that process with the lesson called How are Volcanic Mountains Formed? - Lesson for Kids, which will cover these topics:

  • Difference between a mountain and a volcano
  • Divergent volcanoes in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean
  • Hotspots as weak areas in tectonic plates