What happens when a volcano erupts?

In this lesson, we are going to be looking at a case study, which means an example, of a volcanic eruption. We will consider the immediate and long-term effects of the eruption and we will think about the reasons why people choose to live near volcanoes.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

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Question 3

Q1.Convection currents happen when...

1/3

Q2.Tectonic plates move, because...

2/3

Q3.The epicentre of an earthquake is...

3/3

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What happens when a volcano erupts?

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Q1.In which country is the Fuego volcano located?

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Q2.On what date did the volcano erupt on, in 2018?

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Q3.Evacuation means...

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Q4.Match the effect to the category.
Environment (the natural environment)
Society (people)
Economy (money)

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What happens when a volcano erupts?

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Question 4

Q1.In which country is the Fuego volcano located?

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Q2.On what date did the volcano erupt on, in 2018?

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Q3.Evacuation means...

3/4

Q4.Match the effect to the category.
Environment (the natural environment)
Society (people)
Economy (money)

4/4

Lesson summary: What happens when a volcano erupts?

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