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Earthquake in Haiti<br />Noor Al-Mana 9D<br />7/2/2010<br />
The issue<br />Earthquakes are caused when the pressure from when the tectonic plates move into each other increases , the...
On 12/1/2010 an earthquake of magnitude 7.0 hit Haiti. <br />
Economic Impacts<br />Damages that happened to the Haitian National Palace.<br />
SocialImpacts<br />These include:<br />    *Death<br />    *Serious Injury<br />    *Homelessness<br />    *Illnesses<br />
Environmental Impacts<br />
Political Impacts<br />Politicians from around the<br /> world are trying to come up with a solution for Haiti.<br />
Solutions<br />A solution is building stronger buildings but the problem is that the cost money and Haiti is a very poor c...
Bibliography<br />&quot;How is the strength of earthquakes measured? | Answerbag.&quot; Answerbag.com | Ask Questions, Get...
Bibliography-continued<br />&quot;Haiti Earthquake Relief -.&quot; My Social Impact. Web. 06 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://mysocia...
Pictures supplied from: search.creativecommons.org<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt; htt...
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  1. 1. Earthquake in Haiti<br />Noor Al-Mana 9D<br />7/2/2010<br />
  2. 2. The issue<br />Earthquakes are caused when the pressure from when the tectonic plates move into each other increases , the earth shakes and an earthquake is active. <br />
  3. 3.
  4. 4. On 12/1/2010 an earthquake of magnitude 7.0 hit Haiti. <br />
  5. 5.
  6. 6.
  7. 7. Economic Impacts<br />Damages that happened to the Haitian National Palace.<br />
  8. 8. SocialImpacts<br />These include:<br /> *Death<br /> *Serious Injury<br /> *Homelessness<br /> *Illnesses<br />
  9. 9. Environmental Impacts<br />
  10. 10. Political Impacts<br />Politicians from around the<br /> world are trying to come up with a solution for Haiti.<br />
  11. 11. Solutions<br />A solution is building stronger buildings but the problem is that the cost money and Haiti is a very poor country.<br />
  12. 12. Bibliography<br />&quot;How is the strength of earthquakes measured? | Answerbag.&quot; Answerbag.com | Ask Questions, Get Answers, Find Information. Web. 06 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/2390&gt;.<br />&quot;Earthquake in Haiti - The Big Picture -.&quot; Boston.com. Web. 06 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2010/01/earthquake_in_haiti.html&gt;.<br />&quot;Magnitude 7.0 - HAITI REGION.&quot; U.S. Geological Survey Earthquake Hazards Program. Web. 06 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eqinthenews/2010/us2010rja6/&gt;.<br />&quot;CIA - The World Factbook -- Haiti.&quot; Welcome to the CIA Web Site Central Intelligence Agency. Web. 06 Feb. 2010. &lt;https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ha.html&gt;.<br />Crowards, Tom. Comparative Vulnerability to Natural Disasters in the Caribbean. Rep. CARIBBEAN DEVELOPMENT BANK, May 2000. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://www.caribank.org/titanweb/cdb/webcms.nsf/AllDoc/57B2613FA699CD970425741E0053A9E8/$File/wkgppr_1_natural_disasters%5B1%5D.pdf&gt;.<br />&quot;Haiti Earthquake - Impact of Haiti Earthquake on Economy - Credit Card Companies Profit from Haiti Earthquake.&quot; US Economy and Business - US Economic Indicators - US Economic News. Web. 06 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://useconomy.about.com/od/criticalssues/a/Haiti_earthquake.htm&gt;.<br />
  13. 13. Bibliography-continued<br />&quot;Haiti Earthquake Relief -.&quot; My Social Impact. Web. 06 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://mysocialimpact.com/post/332562316/haiti-earthquake-relief&gt;.<br />&quot;Environmental impacts of the Haiti earthquake.&quot; BoulderWeekly.com: Boulder News, Entertainment, Music, Movies & Classifieds. Web. 06 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://www.boulderweekly.com/article-1360-environmental-impacts-of-the-haiti-earthquake.html&gt;.<br />&quot;Eric Michael Johnson: Haiti&apos;s Political and Economic Earthquake &quot;Made in the USA&quot;&quot; Breaking News and Opinion on The Huffington Post. Web. 06 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://www.huffingtonpost.com/eric-michael-johnson/haitis-political-and-econ_b_438160.html&gt;.<br />Becker, Jim. UA Researchers Make Buildings Stronger. Rep. WorldNow and KOLD, 9 Nov. 2003. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://www.quakewrap.com/news/UA_Researchers_Make_Buildings_Stronger.pdf?file=UA_Researchers_Make_Buildings_Stronger.html&gt;.<br />&quot;Earthquake.&quot; United States Department of Health and Human Services. Web. 06 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://www.hhs.gov/disasters/emergency/naturaldisasters/earthquake/index.html&gt;.<br />
  14. 14. Pictures supplied from: search.creativecommons.org<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt; http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2730/4275397038_b001026833.jpg&gt;.<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4005/4275395512_66d5c8b622_b.jpg&gt;.<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4058/4273890959_a460279fd7.jpg&gt;.<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4007/4274663582_529101c9a4.jpg&gt;.<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Earthquake_Richter_Scale.jpg&gt;.<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Tectonic_plates_Caribbean.png&gt;.<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/1/14/Haiti_map.png&gt;.<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4016/4274633484_3244a01034.jpg&gt;.<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2784/4274633152_5126ca6ac3.jpg&gt;.<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4002/4274636712_246f4bfa12.jpg&gt;.<br />Photograph. Search.creativecommons.org. Web. 6 Feb. 2010. &lt;http://www.flickr.com/photos/venteco/2888772985/&gt;.<br />

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