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List of mountain types
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List of mountain types

Mountains can be characterized in several ways. Some mountains are volcanoes and can be characterized by the type of lava and eruptive history. Other mountains are shaped by glacial processes and can be characterized by their shape. Finally, many mountains can be characterized by the type of rock they are composed of.

Table of contents
1 Types of volcanoes
2 Types of glacial shapes
3 Types of rock

Types of volcanoes

Types of glacial shapes

Types of rock

See also: List of rocks