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2. What causes a hotspot?

  • Lava plume that melts thin sections of crust
  • Solar radiation
  • Slab pull
  • Human actions

3. What is a seamount

  • A submarine mountain
  • An extinct submarine volcano
  • An active submarine volcano
  • Any formation of cooled lava below the ocean

4. What is another name for a constructive plate boundary?

  • Continental
  • Divergent
  • Conservative
  • Convergent

5. Where do earthquakes usually occur on a destructive plate boundary?

  • Continental-continental boundaries
  • Benioff zone
  • Subduction zone
  • Oceanic-oceanic boundaries


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