Ny recent volcanic eruption in the news.
1) The What, Where, and When. The basics of what event you are discussing, when and where it occurred.
2) Describe the outcome of the event. (property damage, lives lost, changes to the landscape, etc.)
3) Using the topics discussed in class, tell about the geologic and geographic setting of the event. Did it occur at a plate boundary? If so, what kind? Is it in an area of frequent activity? Was there anything unusual about the event? What did the experts say?
4) Based on the type of eruption, what kind of magma do you think was present?
(We discussed three factors that determine the amount of *bang* a volcano has. Use those three points as the basis for you answer.)