I’m working on a geology discussion question and need an explanation to help me study.
For this assignment, below you will find a focus question. Please write a 200-word response to the question. If you use a source, please be sure to either provide the citation or hyperlink.
Please write all responses as if you were sending this response to a child, or someone who knows very little regarding earth science. A first-person narrative would be acceptable. Be sure to identify which topic you are writing about in your response.
- While visiting the museum, you learn of an eruption that occurred several hundred years ago, near the city of Pompeii. Archaeologists have found the remains of people embracing each other, suffocated by ash and rock that covered everything. What type of eruption must have this been?