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Section II, Unit 2:  Volcanoes
 Contents (Topics to study):
 Formation of Volcanoes | Geographical Distribution of Volcanoes | Type of Volcanic Materials  | Magma Sources and Types: Mafic | Intermediate | Felsic.
 Plate Tectonic Setting of Volcanism:
A View of the Cascade Rage Volcanoes
 Volcano Types [Fissure Eruptions | Shield Volcanoes | Cinder Cones | Composite Volcanoes]
 Classification of Volcanic Eruptions:
[ Hawaiian || Strombolian || Vulcanian || Plinian]
Volcanic Explosivity Index (VEI)
 Eruptive Styles: 
[Lava Eruptions || Pyroclastic Eruptions || Composite Eruptions || Fissure Eruptions]
 Volcanic Hazards 
[Primary: Lavas || Pyroclastics || Toxic Gases] [Secondary: [ Lahars || Flooding || Tsunami || Volcanic Tremors and Earthquakes || Atmospheric Effects || Famine and Disease]
 Prediction of Volcanic Activity (Eruptions) 
[Active | Dormant | Extinct] Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Plate Tectonics <http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Glossary/PlateTectonics/Maps/map_quakes_volcanoes_plates.html>
 Case Histories 
[ The Heimaey Eruption | Eruption of Mount Pinatubo | Montserrat ]