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Name ______________________________ date __________
Earth Science: 8.2 Measuring Earthquakes
8: In what directions do surface waves move? Are they more or less
destructive than body waves?
9: What does a seismograph produce?
10: What does a seismogram show?
11: In what order do the S,P, and surface waves arrive? First, second, third?
12: How is the intensity different than the magnitude?
13:What is the Richter Scale based on?
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