EarthQuake Waves

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P waves
Travel through the Earth and they are refracted by the core ,can travel through solids and liquids
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S waves
They will not travel through liquid they only pass through solids
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Seismograph
shows the different types of earthquake wave
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P waves are
longitudinal pressure waves
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S Waves are
Transverse waves
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Card 2

Front

They will not travel through liquid they only pass through solids

Back

S waves

Card 3

Front

shows the different types of earthquake wave

Back

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Card 4

Front

longitudinal pressure waves

Back

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Card 5

Front

Transverse waves

Back

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