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5 Matching Questions

  1. Seismograph
  2. reverse fault
  3. When was Northridge CA Earthquake?
  4. Tang Shan
  5. When was Loma Prieta Earthquake - San Francisco?
  1. a 1989
  2. b the device used to measure the seismic waves of an earthquake
  3. c hanging wall slides up the footwall
  4. d 1994
  5. e 1976 - No warning - around 500,000 killed

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. point on surface directly above an earthquake
  2. the amount of energy released by an earthquake
  3. a break in the lithosphere along which movement has taken place
  4. fastest wave - 5kps - travels through both solids and liquids - like a sound wave
  5. The greatest danger after an earthquake

5 True/False Questions

  1. 2004The greatest danger after an earthquake

          

  2. S-wavefastest wave - 5kps - travels through both solids and liquids - like a sound wave

          

  3. Seismogramthe written record of an earthquake

          

  4. Indonesia tsunami warning signsrecent earthquake, all water is pulled out to sea, "water leaves the beach"

          

  5. R-waveshear wave - 3kps - will NOT pass through liquids

          

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