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5 Matching questions

  1. Anchorage, Alaska
  2. Fire
  3. When was Infamous San Francisco Earthquake?
  4. 2004
  5. Lisbon
  1. a The greatest danger after an earthquake
  2. b 1964 - greatest land deformation ever recorded
  3. c 1906
  4. d 1755 - 60,000 dead - realized there were 2 distinct waves
  5. e Indonesia tsunami - killed 250,000 plus - 2nd largest earthquake measured 9.2

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. fastest wave - 5kps - travels through both solids and liquids - like a sound wave
  2. point in the Earth where the lithosphere has broken
  3. 1976 - No warning - around 500,000 killed
  4. the amount of energy released by an earthquake
  5. the device used to measure the seismic waves of an earthquake

5 True/False questions

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

          

  2. precursorpoint in the Earth where the lithosphere has broken

          

  3. thrust faulthanging wall slides down the footwall

          

  4. Seismogramthe written record of an earthquake

          

  5. Charles Richter1975 - Successfully predicted by Chinese

          

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