How can we measure and predict earthquakes?

This lesson will look at how we can measure and predict earthquakes to help save lives.

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Q1.Volcano tourism is a...

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Q3.Agriculture (farming) is a positive impact of a volcano because...

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Q4.Volcanic ash clouds can be a negative impact of volcanoes because they...

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Q5.It has become safer for people to live close to volcanoes because...

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Volcano tourism is a...

1/5

Q2.Loss of life from an eruption is a...

2/5

Q3.Agriculture (farming) is a positive impact of a volcano because...

3/5

Q4.Volcanic ash clouds can be a negative impact of volcanoes because they...

4/5

Q5.It has become safer for people to live close to volcanoes because...

5/5

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How can we measure and predict earthquakes?

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Q1.An earthquake is...

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Q2.The focus of an earthquake is...

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Q3.The Richter scale...

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Q4.The Mercalli scale...

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Q5.Warning signs for an earthquake are unreliable, but scientists do try! Which of the following is not a warning sign of an earthquake?

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How can we measure and predict earthquakes?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.An earthquake is...

1/5

Q2.The focus of an earthquake is...

2/5

Q3.The Richter scale...

3/5

Q4.The Mercalli scale...

4/5

Q5.Warning signs for an earthquake are unreliable, but scientists do try! Which of the following is not a warning sign of an earthquake?

5/5

Lesson summary: How can we measure and predict earthquakes?

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