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Name:      

 Block:  _____  

Adopt-­‐A-­‐Volcano Due  March  19,  2012    

Please use  references  and  additional  instructions  on  Mr.  Choquette’s  SCI-­‐8  Moodle  to  complete  this  assignment.    

Volcano Name:  __________________________________________     Type  of  Volcano:  __________________________________________     Is  this  volcano      dormant    ,      extinct      or      active    ?  (circle  one)    

1. Latitude  (North  or  South)  _____  °  _____  ‘  _____  ‘’   2.  Longitude  (East  or  West)  _____  °  _____  ‘  _____  ‘’    

(Wikipedia.org has  accurate  coordinates)  

2. Elevation  (in  meters)  _____________________   (a  conversion  may  be  necessary)    

3. Nation  ________________________________________________________________      

(include current  country,  state,  and  city  if  possible)  

4. Continent  ___________________________    

5. Is  this  located  near  a  plate  boundary?  _________________________________________                                                                            (if  not,  is  it  over  a  hot  spot?)  

6. Significant  Eruptions  ___________________________________________________________   ______________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________________   (include  most  recent,  most  famous,  and/or  those  of  historical  significance  with  dates)  

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Presentation   In  your  own  words,  summarize  the  important  facts  above  and  add  interesting  details  based  on  your  research.    It   should  be  a  lively,  engaging,  and  accurate  paragraph.    See  rubric  for  details.  

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Adopt-A-Volcano  


   In
  your
  own
  words,
  summarize
  the
  important
  facts
  above
  and
  add
  int...

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