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Mountains can be formed at convergent boundaries when two continental plates collide with one another. The Himalayas were formed in this manner. They can also form at hot spots on Earth and at ocean ridges.
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How do mountains form?

The main process by which mountains form is through tectonic activity. When two tectonic plates collide, the crust is crumpled and pushed upwards to form mountains (as an anal

Why are mountains form?

 Mountains are formed by tectonic plates shifting and causing  the crust to fold. And after millions of years, a mountain builds  up.   Also when it erupts the rocks b

How mountains are formed?

Volcanic mountains are formed either through the introduction and accumulation of magma over a crustal "hot spot" or through volcanic activity associated with the collision an

How do folded mountain ranges form?

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How does a mountain form?

There are several ways. It depends on what sort of mountain your talking about. Mountains form due to the movement of tectonic plates under the earths crust. for example ther

How mountains form?

Mountains are formed when two plates collide,They both push upwards and create a mountain.

Why are mountains formed?

When the plates of the Earth collide, it forms a new mountain. There was no reason mountains were made, but they were naturaly made by nature and the envirment

Why do mountains form?

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How were mountains on Hawaii formed?

They were formed by volcanoes erupting under the water, as they erupted the magma solidified and formed land which later became mountains.

What forms mountains?

Mountain plates. when 2 mountain plates crashes together, they go all the way up and forms mountains.

How are mountains formed?

Volcanic mountains are formed either through the introduction and accumulation of magma over a crustal "hot spot" or through volcanic activity associated with the collision an
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How were the mountains formed?

Mountains are formed when: Two or more continental crusts collide, and then push each other upwards, e.g. the Himalayas were created when two continental plates collided.One