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What is the name of a volcano with a broad shaped gently sloping cone?

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What is the name of the volcano that has gently sloped sides?

A shield volcano


What is the typical shape of a shield volcano?

Shield volcanoes are in the shape of a shield. Hence, the name shield volcano! Shield volcanoes are tall and broad with flat rounded shapes. They have low slpes and almost always have large craters. Shield volcanoes form from eruptions of flowing lava. THe lava spreads out and builds up volcanoes with broad, gently, sloping sides. One example of a shield volcano is the Hawaiian Islands.


What do shield volcanoes do?

A shield volcano is a volcano with shallow-sloping sides. Shield volcanoes normally form from fluid lava flows that can travel long distances across slight inclines, resulting in their relatively flat, broad profile. In contrast, steeply sloped stratovolcanoes better match the popular stereotype of a volcano. Some of the largest volcanoes on Earth are shield volcanoes. The name derives from a translation of "Skjaldbreiður", an Icelandic shield volcano whose name means "broad shield", from its resemblance to a warrior's shield. You can find more information around shield volcano's on following link. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shield_volcano


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