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  1. 1. Earthquakes. Anthony Kroll Mrs. Smith 3rd Hour April 8, 2011
  2. 2. Basic Background Information <ul><li>What is an earthquake? </li></ul><ul><li>A series of vibrations induced in the earth’s crust by the abrupt rupture. </li></ul><ul><li>How are earthquakes measured? </li></ul><ul><li>By a seismometer </li></ul><ul><li>What does magnitude mean? </li></ul><ul><li>Size; Extent; Dimensions. </li></ul><ul><li>How is magnitude measured? </li></ul><ul><li>The magnitude of most earthquakes is measured on the Richter Scale, invented by Charles F. Richter in 1934. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Damage Caused by Earthquakes <ul><li>Type one type of damage here. Hanging objects start to swing and shake. </li></ul><ul><li>Type one type of damage here. Plates and objects start to shake and stat to fall down. </li></ul><ul><li>Type one type of damage here. Buildings start to break, and collapse. </li></ul><ul><li>Type one type of damage here. Cracks in the roads, everything is broken, people are injured, some people are died. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Waves <ul><li>What are earthquake waves called? </li></ul><ul><li>Seismic Waves </li></ul><ul><li>What two types of seismic waves are there? </li></ul><ul><li>Type your answer here. </li></ul><ul><li>What two types of body waves are there? </li></ul><ul><li>Type your answer here. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Body Waves <ul><li>How do P waves travel? </li></ul><ul><li>Type your answer here. </li></ul><ul><li>How do S waves travel? </li></ul><ul><li>Type your answer here. </li></ul><ul><li>Which move faster? </li></ul><ul><li>Type your answer here. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Elastic Rebound <ul><li>Replace these directions with your description of elastic rebound. </li></ul><ul><li>You may also insert images or an animation to help explain. </li></ul><ul><li>In what type of plate boundary does elastic rebound occur? </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Tohoku Earthquake <ul><li>This quake occurred at : </li></ul><ul><li>Type in time </li></ul><ul><li>This quake occurred </li></ul><ul><li>Type in the location </li></ul><ul><li>The magnitude of this quake was </li></ul><ul><li>Type in the magnitude </li></ul>
  8. 8. Effects on the environment/earth <ul><li>Type one effect here </li></ul><ul><li>Type one effect here </li></ul><ul><li>Type one effect here </li></ul>Replace these words with an appropriate image. Replace these words with an appropriate image. Replace these words with an appropriate image.
  9. 9. Effects on the People of Japan <ul><li>Type one effect here </li></ul><ul><li>Type one effect here </li></ul><ul><li>Type one effect here </li></ul>Replace these words with an appropriate image. Replace these words with an appropriate image. Replace these words with an appropriate image.
  10. 10. Effects on the Economy of Japan <ul><li>Type one effect here </li></ul><ul><li>Type one effect here </li></ul><ul><li>Type one effect here </li></ul>Replace these words with an appropriate image. Replace these words with an appropriate image. Replace these words with an appropriate image.
  11. 11. GPS Sensors <ul><li>One interesting fact about this earthquake is that it moved several GPS sensors. This will require …(Type answer here) </li></ul><ul><li>How does elastic rebound explain this movement? </li></ul><ul><li>Type your answer here . </li></ul>
  12. 12. Tsunamis <ul><li>What is a tsunami? </li></ul><ul><li>Type your answer here. You can erase the question. </li></ul><ul><li>How do tsunami waves appear at sea? </li></ul><ul><li>Type your answer here. You can erase the question. </li></ul><ul><li>How high can tsunami waves be? </li></ul><ul><li>Type your answer here. You can erase the question. </li></ul><ul><li>How fast can tsunami waves move? </li></ul><ul><li>Type your answer here. You can erase the question. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Websites Used <ul><li>Copy and paste the URLs of the websites and articles you used. </li></ul>

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