Chapter 5: Volcanoes and Other Igneous Activity

Concept #7 Quiz

Choose the best possible answer to the following questions about Key Concept 7 "The relation between volcanoes and climate change."


1. The relation between volcanoes and climate change is an excellent example of the interplay between Earth systems.  
2. What is the interpretation as to why there was "a year without a summer" in 1816?  

3. The global atmospheric effect of a volcanic eruption depends mostly on _______.  

4. Which one of the following has the greatest effect on post-eruption, global climate change?  

5. Apparently, if volcanism is to have a pronounced impact on our climate over an extended period, ___________.  

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