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1

How are sales and dikes arranged in relation to the surrounding rocks?

Horizontal, cut vertically through the rock

2

Name three kinds of plutons from smallest to largest

Stocks, black list, bafilist

3

As you get closer to the center of the earth, how does the temperature of rocks change?

They increase

4

Give the two different views about where the earth's internal heat comes from.

Radio active materials, and Gods creation

5

Why are hydrothermal features often found near volcanoes?

It's around the magma

6

Contrast hot springs and geysers

Geyser shoot the water up in the air, and Hot Springs are like pools of hot water.

7

(true or false) the temperature of rocks rises at a constant 72°F/mo with depth to the center of the earth.

False

8

What kind of igneous formations ourselves, dikes, and Pluto?

There intrusive formation

9

People have found ways to harness the heat produced by magma intrusions using_____________

Geothermal energy

10

A______ is a hot spring that forcefully ejects its water from the ground at regular intervals.

Geysers

11

A____ ___ is a place where heated water rises to the earth surface as a liquid.

Hot springs

12

The largest croutons are called________

Batholiths