5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Shallow-focus earthquakes
- a cause the most damage
- b giant ocean wave that often occurs after a major earthquake with an epicenter on the ocean floor
- c the area along a fault where slippage first occurs
- d What can S-waves NOT travel through?
- e How many seismograph locations are needed to locate the epicenter of an earthquake?
5 Multiple choice questions
- tremor that follows and is smaller that a major earthquake
- What can P-waves travel through?
- occur at a depth between 70km-300km
- What can S-waves travel through?
- earthquake with a 2.5 or less magnitude
5 True/False questions
Deep-focus earthquakes → cause the most damage
Pacific Ring of Fire → major earthquake zone that forms a ring around the Pacific ocean
Damage → can only travel through solids, and are the second to be recored
Mercalli Scale → expresses the intensity of an earthquake with a Roman numeral and description
Shallow → What can S-waves travel through?