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2. What is the speed of P waves

  • 10 km/s
  • 8 km/s
  • 9 km/s
  • 7 km/s

3. Landslides are common in destabilised areas; deforestation, illegal fires, terracing and abandoned road construction Dangerous;

  • Low velocity - 5 m/s Large volume - 20-100 m m3 material
  • High velocity - 10 m/s Large volume - 100-10 m m3 material
  • High velocity - 15 m/s Large volume - 50-1000 m m3 material
  • Low velocity - 2 m/s Large volume - 2-10 m m3 material

4. examples of shear stress include;

  • Cohesion Frictional resistance
  • Water pressure and the downslope component of weight are examples of

5. What does UV absorption measure?

  • gas flux
  • heat
  • velocity

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