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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Tsunami
  2. Epicenter
  3. strike-slip fault
  4. 2004
  5. Focus
  1. a point in the Earth where the lithosphere has broken
  2. b Seismic Sea Wave
  3. c point on surface directly above an earthquake
  4. d when one plate grinds past another - ex. San Andreas
  5. e Indonesia tsunami - killed 250,000 plus - 2nd largest earthquake measured 9.2

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. using three seismographs to determine the epicenter of an earthquake
  2. 1976 - No warning - around 500,000 killed
  3. Rayleigh wave - like ripples on a lake
  4. when one block is pushed on top of another
  5. the written record of an earthquake

5 True/False questions

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

          

  2. When was Loma Prieta Earthquake - San Francisco?1989

          

  3. Anchorage, Alaska1964 - greatest land deformation ever recorded

          

  4. P-wavefastest wave - 5kps - travels through both solids and liquids - like a sound wave

          

  5. Hai Chung1975 - Successfully predicted by Chinese

          

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