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1 water displaced by an earthquake that can create a giant wave
6 the area beneath Earth's surface where rock under stress breaks
7 a.k.a secondary wave(s); vibrates the ground side to side and up and down
8 a fault where the footwall is above the hanging wall
11 the type of stress that occurs at a reverse fault
13 An earthquake that occurs after a larger earthquake in the same area
15 the point on the surface directly above the focus
16 an instument that records and measures seismic waves
17 the wall that moves down in a normal fault
18 shaking that results from the sudden movement of rock along a fault
2 the pattern of lines on a seismograph
3 the wall below the hanging wall in a reverse fault
4 stress that occurs at a strike-slip fault
5 a large area of flat land elevated high above sea level
6 the force that opposes the motion of one surface as it moves across another surface
9 assigns a magnitude number to an earthquake based on an earthquake's size
10 the wave(s) that arrive first; they compress and expand the ground
12 a force that acts on an area of rock to change its shape or volume
14 to create a safer house, you should move the beds away from the...
19 a type of stress that occurs at a normal fault
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