Selected Answer: Answers: Tru e Tru e Fals e Question 4 1 out of 1 points Earthquakes occur along pre-existing faults only. Selected Answer: The time interval between the P and S waves Answers: The velocity of the P and S waves The amplitude of the seismic waves on a seismogram The magnitude of the earthquake The time interval between the P and S waves Question 12 1 out of 1 points What is the definition of the focus?
Selected Answer: Answers: Fals e Tru e Fals e Question 5 1 out of 1 points Match the choices below to the correct description. Selected Answer: The exact location on the fault where slippage occurs Answers: The exact location on the fault where slippage occurs The location where three monitoring stations overlap The location on the Earth's surface directly above the point of slippage The build-up of potential energy in a new location after an earthquake Question 13 1 out of 1 points Where is the zone of greatest seismic activity on Earth?
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Unformatted text preview: Question 1 1 out of 1 points Generally speaking, which seismic waves will have the greatest amplitude on a seismogram? Selected Answer: Elastic Answers: Elastic Ductile Brittle Perman ent Question 9 1 out of 1 points A tsunami is a tidal wave.
Selected Match Question This body wave is a compressional wave. Selected Answer: Circum-Pacific Belt Answers: Circum-Pacific Belt Alpine-Himalayan Belt San Andreas Fault Mid-Atlantic Ridge Question 14 1 out of 1 points Which seismic wave will be released first during an earthquake?
Selected Answer: Surface waves Answers: P-waves S-waves Surface waves Question 2 1 out of 1 points Liquefaction will ________. Selected Answer: Answers: Fals e Tru e Fals e Question 10 1 out of 1 points The first sign of a tsunami's approach is a rapid retreat of water from the shoreline.
Selected Answer: Amplify the power of seismic waves Answers: Amplify the power of seismic waves Lessen the power of seismic waves Do nothing to the power of seismic waves Question 3 1 out of 1 points Earthquakes with a Richter magnitude less than 2.0 are generally not felt by humans. Selected Answer: Answers: Tru e Tru e Fals e Question 11 1 out of 1 points What information is needed when determining the distance from the focus of an earthquake to the seismic receiving station?
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