Question 2

Based on what you can see, which of the following could be causes of tsunamis in this image? (Choose all that apply.)

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A satellite image of the Canary Islands. A satellite image of the volcano and island of La Palma in the Canary Islands.

The correct answers are B, C, and D. These are the Spanish-controlled Canary Islands off the Northwest coast of Africa. The second image is of the volcanic island of La Palma near the ocean, which in addition to being active, has very steep sides that some worry could cause a subaerial landslide.