A popular way of classifying magmatic volcanoes is by their frequency of eruption:
Extinct Volcanoes - This is where thevolcano has not erupted in history sofar as we’ve recorded and evidencesuggests that it won’t. Active Volcanoes - These are when avolcano is at its most dangerous.Dormant Volcano - This is where therehas been an eruption in our history asfar back as we’ve recorded but it’sbeen quiet for some time.
Anak Krakatau, Indonesia Active Volcano
Dormant VolcanoMount Fuji, Japan