What Is a Extinct Volcano?

Answer

An extinct volcano is one that is no longer active and has not erupted in recent times and scientists consider unlikely to erupt again. Examples of extinct volcanoes include Mt Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Chaine des Puys in France, Mt Warning in Australia and Elbrus in Russia.
Q&A Related to "What Is a Extinct Volcano"
These are a few, however many can be found on Wikipedia. Cofre de Perole- Mexico. Mt Bosovi- Asia. Monto- Austrailia. Hope this helps.
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_are_the_extinct_vol...
The extinct volcano on the island of Oahu in Honolulu, Hawaii,
http://www.chacha.com/question/what-is-the-name-of...
The term, 'extinct', refers to something that is no longer in existence, but at one point in time, was in existence. This term usually refers to animals or plants.
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Science/Nature/what...
An extinct volcano is a volcano which has not erupted in a very long period of time, often since written history began, and which scientists say is unlikely to erupt again. This shouldn't
https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20100...
3 Additional Answers
An extinct volcano is a volcano whose chances of eruption are minimal. They are considered extinct because they have taken a very long time to erupt. Volcanic activity is however quite difficult to determine since some mountains that were once considered extinct have erupted although without letting out too much lava. Some examples include Kilimanjaro Tanzania, Mt Warning Australia, Chaine des Puys France and Elbrus Russia.
Extinct volcanoes are those that are considered unlikely to erupt again. This is because the volcano is no longer active and has no lava supply. Examples of extinct volcanoes are Mt. Warning, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Chaine des Puys and Elbrus.
An extinct volcano is a volcano that has not been active for centuries. Scientists believe that extinct volcanoes can come back to life after centuries of being inactive, hence the name extinct.
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com