Seismicity- Earthquakes

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1. what is an after shock ?

  • a shock that takes place whilst the earthquake is happening
  • a shock/another earthquake that takes place after main shock
  • a shock/ earthquake that takes place before main quake
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2. What plate boundaries are earthquakes found at ?

  • Covergent and constructive
  • Hot Spots and constructive
  • Destructive and Conservative
  • Destructive and Constructive

3. what is are foreshocks ?

  • an earthquake that comes after main shock
  • are smaller earthquakes that happen before main shock
  • the main shock

4. Location directly below where earthquake starts is called ?

  • epicentre
  • hotspot
  • hypocentre
  • focus

5. location directly above on surface, where earthquake hit is called ?

  • fault line
  • epicentre
  • hypocentre
  • focus


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