Earthquakes Vocabulary (DOC) by harveyab

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									                        Earthquakes Vocabulary

1-Earthquakes

2-Seismology

3-Deformation

4-Plastic Deformation

5-Elastic Deformation

6-Elastic Rebound

7-Plate Boundaries

8-Divergent Boundaries

9-Convergent Boundaries

10-Transform Boundaries

11-Stress

12-Tension

13-Compression

14-Shearing

15-Faults

16-Normal Fault

17-Reverse Fault

18-Strike-Slip Fault

19-Seismic Waves

20-P Waves (Primary Waves)

21-S Waves (Shear waves or Secondary)

22-Seismographs
23-Seismologists

24-Epicenter

25-Focus

26-Earthquake Hazard

27-Gap Hypothesis

28-Seismic Gaps

29-Ricter Magnitude Scale

30-Intensity

31-Aftershocks

32-Surface Waves

33-Magnitude

34-Liquification

								
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