SSAC Geologic Hazards Modules
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How often do earthquakes occur? part of Examples
Tom Juster, University of South Florida
Students use spreadsheet tables and charts to explore the relationship between earthquake magnitude and frequency.
Excel Skills: Graphs and Charts:XY Scatterplot, Graphs and Charts, :XY Scatterplot:Log Scale, Basic Arithmetic, Other Elementary Math Functions:EXP, Graphs and Charts:XY Scatterplot:Trendlines, Basic Arithmetic:Arithmetic Functions:SUM, Basic Arithmetic:Simple Formulas, Other Elementary Math Functions:LOG, LOG10, Graphs and Charts:XY Scatterplot:Multiple Plots
Subject: Earth & Space Science:Geology, Geology:Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Earth & Space Science, , Earth & Space Science:Geology:Plate Tectonics, Environmental Science, Physics:Oscillations & Waves, Environmental Science:Natural Hazards