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Earthquakes - Earthquakes and Society

Earthquakes - Earthquakes and Society
Earthquakes - Earthquakes and Society
Earthquakes - Earthquakes and Society
Earthquakes - Earthquakes and Society
Earthquakes - Earthquakes and Society
Earthquakes - Earthquakes and Society
Earthquakes - Earthquakes and Society
Earthquakes - Earthquakes and Society
Product Description
This powerpoint lesson is on EARTHQUAKES AND SOCIETY. It is part of the EARTHQUAKE UNIT

This lesson covers information on how earthquakes affect those living in earthquake zones. The "ring of fire" is discussed. Also mentioned is how those living in these area prepare for earthquake, such as retrofitting buildings to be able to withstand powerful earthquakes.



This lesson includes a slide stating the objectives of the lesson, a slide that has a "Did you Know" fact pertaining to the lesson and a slide that has a review of the lesson at the end.

This lesson is an overview on the more detailed lessons that are part of this unit. It touches on all aspects of earthquakes, but not go into great detail. The topics it covers are plastic deformation of rocks, how tectonic plates shifting cause earthquakes, the 3 different waves that travel from an earthquake and who are the scientists that study earthquakes.



For the FULL EARTH TECTONICS UNIT Click Here

For additional lessons on the EARTHQUAKE UNIT please click the links below:

Earthquake Causes

Detecting Earthquakes

Earthquake Waves

What is and Earthquake

Earthquake Measurment

Mountains and Faults

Earthquake Webquest

Earthquakes Jeopardy Review Game

Earthquake Quiz
Total Pages
23 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
55 minutes
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