Volcanoes on Earth

Volcanoes on Earth

by Bobbie Kalman, Molly Aloian


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780778732150
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
Publication date: 02/15/2008
Series: Looking at Earth
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile: IG690L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

What is a volcano?     4
Why volcanoes erupt     6
Flow or explode?     8
Hot lava     10
Active volcanoes     12
Dormant or extinct?     14
Mount Vesuvius     16
Volcano shapes     18
Craters and domes     20
What is a caldera?     22
Under water and ice     24
The Ring of Fire     26
Other hot stuff     28
Studying volcanoes     30
Help from volcanoes     31
Words to know and Index     32

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