Earthquakes and tsunami – WJEC test questions - WJEC

1

What is an earthquake?

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At which plate boundaries do you find earthquakes?

3

What is the point in the Earth's crust where the earthquake originates known as?

4

What is the point on the Earth's surface directly above where the earthquake originates?

5

What piece of equipment measures earthquakes?

6

What is an example of a social impact?

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What is an example of a response which helps reduce the impact of an earthquake?

8

How has the UK helped low income countries (LIC) such as Nepal after a natural disaster?

9

What usually triggers a tsunami?

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What are the main characteristics of a tsunami?