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  • 1. NATURAL DISASTERS Cyclones Earthquakes Tsunamis Major Flooding This PowerPoint presentation is for an ICT assignment in a GDLT program. It is for learning purposes only.
  • 2. CYCLONES
  • 3. EARTHQUAKES Shift in the earths tectonic plates. Tectonic plates are around 100km thick Australia sits on the Indo- Australian Plate Can trigger Tsunamis, Landslides and Volcanoes
  • 4. EARTH’S TECTONIC PLATES Indo-Australian Tectonic Plate There are approx 500,000 detectable earthquakes in the world each year. 100,000 of those can be felt, and 100 of them cause damage.Image from: -http://www.moorlandschool.co.uk/earth/tectonic.htm
  • 5. MY EARTHQUAKE QUIZWhat other disasters can an Earthquake triggera) Droughtb) Floodingc) Tsunamis
  • 6. INCORRECT TRY AGAIN
  • 7. CORRECT!
  • 8. TSUNAMIS
  • 9. MORE ABOUT TSUNAMIS More facts
  • 10. MAJOR FLOODING