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5 Matching questions

  1. Tsunamis can caused by this
  2. R-wave
  3. Seismologist
  4. Fire
  5. Tsunami
  1. a Scientist that studies Earthquake waves
  2. b Seismic Sea Wave
  3. c The greatest danger after an earthquake
  4. d shallow earthquake, volcanoes, landslides
  5. e Rayleigh wave - like ripples on a lake

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. fastest wave - 5kps - travels through both solids and liquids - like a sound wave
  2. point on surface directly above an earthquake
  3. 1989
  4. Indonesia tsunami - killed 250,000 plus - 2nd largest earthquake measured 9.2
  5. using three seismographs to determine the epicenter of an earthquake

5 True/False questions

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

          

  2. Faultpoint in the Earth where the lithosphere has broken

          

  3. Charles Richterdeveloped the Richter Scale

          

  4. normal faultwhen one block is pushed on top of another

          

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

          

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