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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Focus
  2. When was Northridge CA Earthquake?
  3. L-wave
  4. Triangulation
  5. Anchorage, Alaska
  1. a 1964 - greatest land deformation ever recorded
  2. b Love wave - surface wave - side to side motion
  3. c point in the Earth where the lithosphere has broken
  4. d using three seismographs to determine the epicenter of an earthquake
  5. e 1994

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. point on surface directly above an earthquake
  2. 1976 - No warning - around 500,000 killed
  3. shallow earthquake, volcanoes, landslides
  4. when one block is pushed on top of another
  5. the device used to measure the seismic waves of an earthquake

5 True/False questions

  1. SeismologistScientist that studies Earthquake waves

          

  2. Charles Richter1975 - Successfully predicted by Chinese

          

  3. Seismogramthe written record of an earthquake

          

  4. Pacific Tsunami Warning Centerrecent earthquake, all water is pulled out to sea, "water leaves the beach"

          

  5. 2004Indonesia tsunami - killed 250,000 plus - 2nd largest earthquake measured 9.2

          

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