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because movement of tectonic plates

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Yes. If it doesn't erupt and never has erupted then it is not a volcano.

Yes. Shield volcanoes erupt basaltic lava, which is runny.

Shield Volcanoes erupt less violently and flows further then composite volcanoes. A composite volcano erupts more violently.

You've got to be kidding me. A volcano that erupts often is called a cinder cone volcano, a volcano that does not erupt at all is called a shield volcano, and a volcano that can erupt but doesn't is a composite volcano. Here is the chart. Cinder cone: eruption Shield: dead Composite: sleep Hope you use my answer wisely. NOOBS!

Shield volcanoes erupt all the time - in fact, a volcano may be erupting as I type this answer! Considering this, I am not able to give you an accurate answer.

Not usually. Although ash producing eruptions can happen occasionally, the main products of a shield volcano are lava flows and sometimes lava fountains.

Generally shield volcanoes do not explode. They erupt in a non-explosive fashion, fountaining or oozing lava.

Yes, because a shield volcano is much closer to the ground then the other two types of volcanoes.

This is because of the time of volcano it is and the type of lava it excretes. A steep volcano will erupt with basaltic lava which is runny and can clog at the top. A shield volcano, however is different as the thick lava emitted just glops onward.

The volcano wil erupt soon. The volcano is about to erupt!

I think there would be a crack in the earths crust so the magma can come out.

People can predict if a volcano will erupt but not when it will erupt.

An active volcano can erupt at anytime.

A volcano can maybe erupt again.

A volcano that has not erupted in a long time is dormant. A volcano that will not erupt is extinct.

It depends, a volcano can erupt once and never erupt again. Or, a volcano can erupt multiple times a day.

hi what causes a volcano to erupt is

An extinct volcano is one that will never erupt again.

The volcano was about to erupt.This is a volcano and it is dangerous.The Volcano is a natural structure.

the volcano will erupt when it is ready to erupt

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No, a dormant volcano will not erupt again.

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it wont erupt anymore because it is an extinct volcano which means not able to erupt anymore

A shield volcano is low and wide.