Strato and Sheila Volcanos - 341 Words
There are two types of volcanoes, strato-volcanoes and shield volcanoes. Both are characterized differently, for example, strato volcanoes have sleep slopes, shaped like a tall narrow cone, but shield volcanoes have gentle slopes, shaped like a low, wide cone. The eruptions can be devastating, an example would be mount vesuvius,which erupted in AD 79, killing over 10,000 to 25,000.
Strato volcanoes are the larger and more impressive volcanoes with a snow capped peak which can easily...
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