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ConcepTest: EQ Intensity and Distance part of Examples
Following a shallow earthquake, twenty residents located througout the affected region were surveyed to guage the level of destruction. Their observations were quantified using the Modified Mercalli scale. Which of ...
ConcepTest: EQs at Divergent Boundaries part of Examples
The figures below show the location of a plate boundary (red line) and the distribution of earthquake epicenters (filled black circles). The size of the filled circle indicates the earthquake magnitude. Given the ...
ConcepTest: Continental Earthquakes part of Examples
Predict which continent experiences the fewest earthquakes per year. a) Antarctica b) North America c) South America d) Asia
ConcepTest: Earthquakes and Plate Boundaries part of Examples
Use the map of plate boundaries below to predict which land mass experiences the fewest earthquakes per year. a) India b) Australia c) South America d) Asia
ConcepTest: Divergent Boundary part of Examples
The figures below show the location of a plate boundary (dashed line) and the distribution of earthquake foci (filled circles). The color of the filled circle indicates the depth of the earthquake focus. Given the ...
ConcepTest: EQ and Convergent Boundary Sketch2 part of Examples
The figure below was drawn by a student to show the relationship between earthquake epicenters (filled circles) and a convergent plate boundary (red line). The figure represents a boundary between an oceanic plate ...
ConcepTest: Divergent Plates #2 part of Examples
Examine the diagram below that shows oceanic and continental crust surrounding a plate boundary. Based on the current plate tectonic setting, location X is moving toward ____? a. A b. B c. C d. D
ConcepTest: EQ Occurrence in South America part of Examples
Earthquakes occur most frequently in South America at location ___. a. b. c. d.
ConcepTest: Global Earthquake Occurrence #1 part of Examples
Which of the locations on the world map below is most likely to experience a magnitude 6 or greater earthquake? a. b. c. d.
ConcepTest: Global Earthquake Distribution part of Examples
Which of the maps below is the best representation of the distribution of earthquakes of magnitude 7 or larger? a. b. c. d.