Earthquake in India-Nepal<br />By: Jackie Tan Ho<br />
What happened?<br />With a 6.9 earthquake, thirty-eight people died in India with seven others in Nepal. More than 90 were...
What is an earthquake and how does it happen?<br />a series of vibrations brought up in the earth's crust by the sudden cr...
Two Main Causes of Earthquakes<br />Firstly, they can be connected to explosive volcanic eruptions.<br />Secondly, they ca...
How did the earthquake start?<br />A strong earthquake started in northeastern India and Nepal on Sunday night killing at ...
Death Toll<br />The death toll from a 6.9-magnitude earthquake that hit the India-Nepal border has risen to 8.3.<br />
Where is India located?<br />
Where is Nepal located?<br />
Why do we have to know this?<br />1.) the dangerous effects it can cause (destroy property, houses, buildings)<br />2.) so...
Sources<br />http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/story/2011/09/18/india-earthquake.html?cmp=rss<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch...
Let’s watch this video!!<br />http://yourblackworld.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/india-earthquake.jpg<br />
The End!!<br />
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  1. 1. Earthquake in India-Nepal<br />By: Jackie Tan Ho<br />
  2. 2. What happened?<br />With a 6.9 earthquake, thirty-eight people died in India with seven others in Nepal. More than 90 were injured in India.<br />
  3. 3. What is an earthquake and how does it happen?<br />a series of vibrations brought up in the earth's crust by the sudden crack of rocks in which damage has been slowly building up.<br />
  4. 4. Two Main Causes of Earthquakes<br />Firstly, they can be connected to explosive volcanic eruptions.<br />Secondly, they can be triggered by activity connected with margins and faults.<br />
  5. 5. How did the earthquake start?<br />A strong earthquake started in northeastern India and Nepal on Sunday night killing at least 16 people.<br />
  6. 6. Death Toll<br />The death toll from a 6.9-magnitude earthquake that hit the India-Nepal border has risen to 8.3.<br />
  7. 7. Where is India located?<br />
  8. 8. Where is Nepal located?<br />
  9. 9. Why do we have to know this?<br />1.) the dangerous effects it can cause (destroy property, houses, buildings)<br />2.) so you are better prepared next time, by being prepared, you can avoid death.<br />Being prepared means knowing that an earthquake is coming, an earthquake can be detected by using a seismograph<br />
  10. 10. Sources<br />http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/story/2011/09/18/india-earthquake.html?cmp=rss<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=soxxjPEiBzw<br />http://indiatoday.intoday.in/gallery/earthquake-hits-north-east-india/1/5514.html#photo3<br />
  11. 11. Let’s watch this video!!<br />http://yourblackworld.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/india-earthquake.jpg<br />
  12. 12. The End!!<br />
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