This is a quiz based on the earthquakes. It covers the following topics:
Rebound and Plastic deformation, the 3 different types of seismic waves, earthquake hazards, Charles Richter and the Richter scale and The Gap hypothesis and S-P Method are among some of the areas covered in this quiz.
It is worth 50 points with 2 separate matching sections, 5 true and false questions, 5 short answer questions (fill in the blank) and 1 extra credit question.
Study Guide for students
100 point test
This is a great assessment to use as a pre-quiz for a unit to check for prior knowledge or for a post unit quiz. Answer Key is included
For the FULL EARTH TECTONICS UNIT
For additional lessons on the EARTHQUAKE UNIT
please click the links below:
What is and Earthquake
Earthquakes and Society
Mountains and Faults
Earthquakes Jeopardy Review Game