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Understanding Earthquakes: The Shake Down

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1. What are the effects of an earthquake? What do they feel like? 

2. What do you know about earthquakes and how they function? 

3. Would you like to become a seismologist in the future? Why or why not?


Students will be able to think like a scientist using multimedia sources to interpret a pattern that occurs between Earth’s structure and the location of earthquake activity.

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