ConcepTest: Western U.S. Volcanoes and Earthquakes #1
The map below shows the plate configurations along the western margin of North America. At which of the locations would we be most likely to find active volcanoes?
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References and Notes:
Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology
Resource TypeActivities:Classroom Activity:Short Activity:
Grade LevelCollege Lower (13-14):
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ThemeTeach the Earth:Teaching Topics:
Plate Tectonics, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:
Hazards, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:
Petrology, Teach the Earth:Teaching Environments:
Earth System TopicsSolid Earth:
Plate Tectonics, Earth Materials:
Rocks, Solid Earth: