The map below shows the
positions of volcanoes in the "Ring of Fire" in and around the
Pacific Ocean. Dark circles represent the volcanoes, and dark lines indicate
tectonic plate boundaries of Earths crust.
According to this map, which
of the following describes where volcanoes are most likely
to form in the Ring of Fire?
A. Volcanoes usually form
in places where there are few earthquakes.
B. Volcanoes usually
form where tectonic plates meet.
C. Volcanoes usually form
below the surface of tectonic plates.
D. Volcanoes usually form
in the center of tectonic plates.