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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Tsunami
  2. Anchorage, Alaska
  3. When was Loma Prieta Earthquake - San Francisco?
  4. Seismologist
  5. precursor
  1. a 1964 - greatest land deformation ever recorded
  2. b a warning event
  3. c Seismic Sea Wave
  4. d Scientist that studies Earthquake waves
  5. e 1989

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Rayleigh wave - like ripples on a lake
  2. a break in the lithosphere along which movement has taken place
  3. the device used to measure the seismic waves of an earthquake
  4. using three seismographs to determine the epicenter of an earthquake
  5. logarithmic (increases by powers of 10) scale used to measure earthquakes

5 True/False questions

  1. FireThe greatest danger after an earthquake


  2. S-waveshear wave - 3kps - will NOT pass through liquids


  3. Tang Shan1975 - Successfully predicted by Chinese


  4. Indonesia tsunami warning signsmonitors the "Pacific Ring of Fire" for tsunamis


  5. strike-slip faulthanging wall slides up the footwall