Tsunamis<br />By Spencer Rose<br />
What is a tsunami?<br />A tsunami is a huge wave ( 100 ft. tall or more)<br />It is very destructive when it hits land<br ...
The causes of a tsunami<br />Underwater earthquake<br />Underwater volcanoes<br />When a meteor hits the ocean<br />This o...
Tsunami means harbor wave in Japanese<br />Tsunamis are most common in the pacific ocean<br />They travel at speeds of 950...
Destructive tsunamis<br />The most destructive tsunami in the world was in DEC. of 2004.<br />The death toll was 250,000.<...
Affect on people<br />This would have a huge affect on peoples lives because it would demolish everything. Your house your...
THANK’S FOR WATCHING<br />               (the best)  POWER POINT!!!!!!!!!<br />                            by Spencer Rose...
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  1. 1. Tsunamis<br />By Spencer Rose<br />
  2. 2. What is a tsunami?<br />A tsunami is a huge wave ( 100 ft. tall or more)<br />It is very destructive when it hits land<br />Skinner, Porter, Botkin. Brain, Stephen, Daniel. The Blue Planet. New York. N.Y. John Wiley and sons inc.,1999<br />
  3. 3. The causes of a tsunami<br />Underwater earthquake<br />Underwater volcanoes<br />When a meteor hits the ocean<br />This occurs when two convergent plates collide.<br />Tsunami. Microsoft® Encarta® online encyclopedia 2009. 28 SEP. 2009. http://Encarta.msn.com<br />http://citizenshift.org/system/files/imagecache/photo_large/images/rocky_mountains.jpg<br />
  4. 4. Tsunami means harbor wave in Japanese<br />Tsunamis are most common in the pacific ocean<br />They travel at speeds of 950 km per hour<br />Their wave lengths are 200km.<br />Skinner Porter Botkin. Brain Stephen Daniel. The Blue Planet. New York N.Y. :John Wiley and sons inc.,1999. <br />090930104058_pago_ap_466<br />
  5. 5. Destructive tsunamis<br />The most destructive tsunami in the world was in DEC. of 2004.<br />The death toll was 250,000.<br />It hit 14 countries from southeast Asia to southeast Africa.<br />Tsunami. Microsoft® Encarta® online encyclopedia 2009. 28 SEP. 2009. http://Encarta.msn.com<br />2004_Indian_Ocean_earthquake_-_affected_countries<br />
  6. 6. Affect on people<br />This would have a huge affect on peoples lives because it would demolish everything. Your house your town, everything.<br />Tsunami. Microsoft® Encarta® online encyclopedia 2009. 28 SEP. 2009. http://Encarta.msn.com<br />Samoa-tsunami-001<br />
  7. 7. THANK’S FOR WATCHING<br /> (the best) POWER POINT!!!!!!!!!<br /> by Spencer Rose<br />

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