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Mount Kilauea Quick Quiz

10 quick questions

Where is Mount Kilauea located?

Oahu
Maui
Big Island

For what word kilauea stands for?

"spewing" or "much spreading"
"warm" or "hot"
"stream" or "flow"

What type of volcano is Mount Kilauea?

Shield Volcano
Stratovolcano
Cinder Cone

In which year began the current Kilauea Volcano eruption?

1979
1983
1998

Mount Kilauea is considered the home of ...

Rain God Kamapua'a
Goddess of Fire Pele
God of the Wind Paka'a

What is the number of Mount Kilauea Eruptions?

61
74
83

What is the Age of First Eruption of Kilauea Volcano?

~3,000-6,000 years
~30,000-60,000 years
~300,000-600,000 years

What is the total area covered by eruptions from Mount Kilauea?

35 square miles
64 square miles
80 square miles

What is the total area of Mount Kilauea?

480 square miles
550 square miles
1270 square miles

How many active volcanoes are in Hawaii?

2
4
5

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