What two types of mountains are formed by volcanic activity?
Volcanic activity can form fold mountains or block mountains. Fold mountains are formed when tectonic plates collide. Block mountains are formed when fault block shifts. ...
The himalaya mountains were formed in a collision at a?
the himalaya mountains were formed in a collision at a convergent boundary ...
Asked in Mountains, Rocky Mountains
Are the Rocky Mountains fold mountains?
No, the rocky mountains were not formed on a destructive plate. That is wrong, they are fold mountains, they were formed on a weakening in the plate, and millions of years ago the plate was under pressure and then it buckled and the Rockies were formed. ...
Asked in Mountains
What is an easy way to explain how mountains are formed?
An easy way to explain how mountains are formed is through geological activities. Most mountains are formed as a result of volcanic eruptions while others are formed through erosion and other activities. ...
Asked in Mountains, Earthquakes, Plate Tectonics
What are mountains that are formed by pushing plates together?
their was no mountains when you push the plates together they are just normal mountains and when you push them apart they formed a volcano and when plates pushed out under the earth they formed earthquake ...