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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. When was Northridge CA Earthquake?
  2. Indonesia tsunami warning signs
  3. When was Infamous San Francisco Earthquake?
  4. Fault
  5. 2004
  1. a recent earthquake, all water is pulled out to sea, "water leaves the beach"
  2. b 1906
  3. c Indonesia tsunami - killed 250,000 plus - 2nd largest earthquake measured 9.2
  4. d 1994
  5. e a break in the lithosphere along which movement has taken place

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. shear wave - 3kps - will NOT pass through liquids
  2. 1976 - No warning - around 500,000 killed
  3. using three seismographs to determine the epicenter of an earthquake
  4. point on surface directly above an earthquake
  5. hanging wall slides up the footwall

5 True/False questions

  1. Seismologistthe written record of an earthquake

          

  2. R-waveLove wave - surface wave - side to side motion

          

  3. Richter Scalelogarithmic (increases by powers of 10) scale used to measure earthquakes

          

  4. thrust faulthanging wall slides down the footwall

          

  5. Hai Chung1976 - No warning - around 500,000 killed