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Different Types of Mountains
A mountain can be defined as a type of landform that is distinguished by a higher elevation. Mountains are taller, higher and steeper than hills. Climate conditions vary on mountains because of their high elevation. There are different types of mountains: - Fold Mountains, Fault-block Mountains, Dome Mountains (Upwarped Mountains),...
Different Types of Mountains
Different Types of Mountains Whether you live near the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, the Black Hills of South Dakota or the Tetons of Idaho and Wyoming, mountains make the world more beautiful and interesting. They’re fun to hike and they offer a haven for many animals and birds. During war, people have often fled to the mountains for safety and refuge. But how are mountains made? Mountains form over millions of...