The Hawaiian islands are located near the middle of
the Pacific Ocean, far from any plate boundary. This
topographic map image shows that these volcanic islands
are actually the tops of mountains that rise from the
Geologic features that form a linear pattern are often related to one another. The ages of the features in the pattern can provide clues about how the features are related.
! Click the dots to see photographs of each island. Use the information to infer the relative ages of the islands.