<ul><li>1.  What is the study of  </li></ul><ul><li>earthquakes? </li></ul><ul><li>Oceanography </li></ul><ul><li>Seismolo...
<ul><li>What are the scientists who  </li></ul><ul><li>study earthquakes called? </li></ul><ul><li>Oceanographer </li></ul...
<ul><li>What are the 3 types of faults? </li></ul><ul><li>Transform, convergent, divergent </li></ul><ul><li>Slip, normal,...
<ul><li>What is the name of the instrument </li></ul><ul><li>that records seismic waves  </li></ul><ul><li>produced by ear...
<ul><li>The point on the Earth’s surface </li></ul><ul><li>directly above an earthquake’s  </li></ul><ul><li>starting poin...
<ul><li>An earthquake with a magnitude </li></ul><ul><li>of 5.0 releases ____  times more </li></ul><ul><li>energy than an...
<ul><li>Which of the following is not a  </li></ul><ul><li>seismic wave? </li></ul><ul><li>a.   primary </li></ul><ul><li>...
<ul><li>There are approximately  </li></ul><ul><li>365,000 very minor earthquakes </li></ul><ul><li>in a year. </li></ul><...
<ul><li>The name of the fault line </li></ul><ul><li>in California is the San Andreas </li></ul><ul><li>Fault. </li></ul><...
<ul><li>Moonquakes are earthquakes </li></ul><ul><li>that occur on the moon. </li></ul><ul><li>True or False. </li></ul>True
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  1. 1. <ul><li>1. What is the study of </li></ul><ul><li>earthquakes? </li></ul><ul><li>Oceanography </li></ul><ul><li>Seismology </li></ul><ul><li>Volcanology </li></ul><ul><li>Astronomy </li></ul>B
  2. 2. <ul><li>What are the scientists who </li></ul><ul><li>study earthquakes called? </li></ul><ul><li>Oceanographer </li></ul><ul><li>Paleontologist </li></ul><ul><li>Seismologist </li></ul><ul><li>Volcanologist </li></ul>C
  3. 3. <ul><li>What are the 3 types of faults? </li></ul><ul><li>Transform, convergent, divergent </li></ul><ul><li>Slip, normal, convergent </li></ul><ul><li>Normal, reverse, strike-slip </li></ul><ul><li>d. Anticline, syncline, monocline </li></ul>C
  4. 4. <ul><li>What is the name of the instrument </li></ul><ul><li>that records seismic waves </li></ul><ul><li>produced by earthquakes? </li></ul><ul><li>Richter Scale </li></ul><ul><li>b. Seismogram </li></ul><ul><li>c. Seismograph </li></ul><ul><li>d. Mohs' Scale </li></ul>C
  5. 5. <ul><li>The point on the Earth’s surface </li></ul><ul><li>directly above an earthquake’s </li></ul><ul><li>starting point is: </li></ul><ul><li>the focus </li></ul><ul><li>the shadow zone </li></ul><ul><li>a fault </li></ul><ul><li>the epicenter </li></ul>D
  6. 6. <ul><li>An earthquake with a magnitude </li></ul><ul><li>of 5.0 releases ____ times more </li></ul><ul><li>energy than an earthquake </li></ul><ul><li>with magnitude of 4.0. </li></ul><ul><li>10 c. 31.7 </li></ul><ul><li>100 d. 25.5 </li></ul>C
  7. 7. <ul><li>Which of the following is not a </li></ul><ul><li>seismic wave? </li></ul><ul><li>a. primary </li></ul><ul><li>secondary </li></ul><ul><li>tertiary </li></ul><ul><li>surface </li></ul>C
  8. 8. <ul><li>There are approximately </li></ul><ul><li>365,000 very minor earthquakes </li></ul><ul><li>in a year. </li></ul><ul><li>True or False </li></ul>True
  9. 9. <ul><li>The name of the fault line </li></ul><ul><li>in California is the San Andreas </li></ul><ul><li>Fault. </li></ul><ul><li>True or False </li></ul>True
  10. 10. <ul><li>Moonquakes are earthquakes </li></ul><ul><li>that occur on the moon. </li></ul><ul><li>True or False. </li></ul>True
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