verbs nouns adjectives Random Location, location

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What is engrossed
Giving all your attention to

100

What is debris
The remains of something broken or destroyed, scattered pieces of wreckage after a storm is also known as

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What is jagged
Having sharp, pointed edges or outline

100

What is a summit
The top of a mountain

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What is a prairie.
Most tornadoes happen over open grassland. This is also known as...

200

What is sizzling.
The lightning was crackling with intense heat, the air was ______

200

What is tornado.
The cloud type where the winds swirl around because a warm front and cold front collide, causing the winds to rotate. Once these swirling winds touch the ground, it's called a

200

What is severe
serious or extreme in nature, when a situation is serious or extreme, it is ____________

200

What is molten
Made liquid by heat, when rock is so hot it becomes magma or lava, it is _____________ rock.

200

What is a cinder cone.
You look all around you and all you see is a very steep hill, perhaps a mountain. There are dark, charred pieces of rock and ash all around you. What type of mountain are you near?

300

What is occupation
Another name for a job or career is

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What is a funnel cloud
When a tornado touches the ground, the swirling mass of air is called a _________ ____________

300

What are dark, rainy, windy, raging, swirling, stormy, etc.
Pick 3 descriptive words (adjectives) for the clouds & weather around a tornado

300

What is magma while underground, LAVA once it touches air.
While molten rock is underground, it is called ____________. Once it touches the Earth's surface it's called ___________.

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What are strata (composite), shield, cinder cone, and dome
Name the 4 types of volcanoes mentioned in the Volcanoes text.

400

What is moisture
The small amount of liquid, especially water.

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What is natural disaster
The opposite of a manmade disaster, it is a

400

What is susceptible
To be easily affected, likely influenced or harmed by a particular thing, you are...

400

Who is Warren Faidley
The name of the storm chaser in the "Eye of the Storm" text.

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What is fault
Where the Earth's crust tears apart, often causing an earthquake, is called a

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What is collapsed
Having fallen forward or inward, caved in, such as a building after a large earthquake.

500

What is volcanologist
The type of scientist that studies volcanoes is a

500

What is black. We each have a black Lab
Describe the color of dog that Mrs. Vaughan, Mr. Down, and Mrs. La Mar have.

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What is a plug. dome volcano has a lava plug in it, so it explodes more than a strata volcano.
One MAJOR difference between a dome volcano and a strata volcano

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What is Magpie Island.
Name of the island campground where Jonathan and Abby's story took place.

Natural Disasters Vocab

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