Students will learn about the four types of seismic waves, their characteristics and effects. Then students predict the level of damage each wave might cause in a residential area and test their predictions against several computer animations.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Earthquake Characteristics.
Students will enter their own earthquake data on USGS site and look at the impact that citizen-driven data collection can have
Discover why and how earthquakes occur and how they affect human populations and cities, with a particular focus on the 2015 Nepal earthquake.
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