Tectonic hazards

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a review of volcanoes and earthquakes

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Created by elizabeth saville 9 months ago
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Question 1

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Which type of plate boundary involves two plates colliding?
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  • Divergent
  • Convergent
  • Conservative
  • Oceanic

Question 2

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Which of the following are characteristics of Oceanic crust?
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  • Denser than continental crust
  • Lighter than continental crust
  • Thicker than continental crust

Question 3

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The densest layer of the Earth is the inner core
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 4

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What is the opening at the top of a volcano called?
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  • magma chamber
  • crater

Question 5

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What is NOT a feature of a shield cone volcano?
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  • wide base
  • effusive eruptions
  • runny lava
  • steep slopes

Question 6

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Eruptions can be predicted by volcanologists. They monitor magmatic [blank_start]earthquakes[blank_end] using a seismometer, gas emissions using a [blank_start]correlation spectrometer[blank_end] and bulging on the sides of the volcano is measured using a [blank_start]tilt meter[blank_end]. These are all warning signs of an imminent eruption.
Answer
  • earthquakes
  • volcanoes
  • correlation spectrometer
  • tiltmeter
  • tilt meter
  • thermometer

Question 7

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It is possible to predict an earthqukae
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  • True
  • False

Question 8

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Which of the following is NOT a short term response to a volcanic eruption or earthquake?
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  • Evacuate the affected area
  • set up emergency shelters
  • Set up health care facilities
  • rebuild buildings and infrastructure
  • secure a food and water supply

Question 9

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Which of these were impacts of the Haiti earthquake?
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  • Homes destroyed
  • Port and transport infrastructure damaged
  • Cholera outbreak
  • people killed by collapsed buildings
  • The bullet train derailed

Question 10

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Which of these are NOT ways to make buildings earthquake resistant?
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  • Cross bracing
  • Base isolators
  • counter weights
  • better warning alarms
  • reinforced concrete
  • automatic shutters on windows