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1

Where do composite volcanoes occur?

Destructive plate boundary.

2

What are the eruptions like?

Violent eruptions.

3

How often do they occur at a composite volcano?

Infrequently.

4

Give an example of a composite volcano?

Mount st Helen's.

5

What characteristics does a composite volcano have?

Steep slopes.
Narrow base.