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Exam1Key - This is Exam 1 Correct answers are in bold 1...

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This is Exam 1. Correct answers are in bold. 1. Which of the following (a-d) is false about subduction? a. It occurs in Hawaii b. Results in the recycling of oceanic lithosphere c. Continental crust is often subducted d. Creates island arcs e. a and c are both false 2. What type of fault is shown by the following diagram? 3. Which of the following (a-c) is true concerning hazards? 4. Which of the following (a-d) is false about the lithosphere? 5. You are the earthquake preparations manager for Nagoya, Japan. You discover that destructive earthquakes have struck your area at the times shown in the table. Based on this limited data what is your best estimate of when the next earthquake to strike and how big will it be? Year Size 847 8.0 1004 7.4 1201 8.1 1346 7.5
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