Chapter 1- volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunami and fold mountains Flashcards Preview

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Magma

Melted rocks under neath the earths crust

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Lava

When magma comes onto earths surface it is called lava

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Geothermal energy

Geothermal energy is when hot water or steam from deep beneath the earths surface is converted into energy

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Tsunami

When a strong earthquake occurs under water and a big wave is created

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Fold mountains

Mountains Made when two plates collide and forces the crust to buckle and fold.