Geol 303 BB Quiz 4

# Geol 303 BB Quiz 4 - Review Assessment QUIZ 4 User...

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Review Assessment: QUIZ 4 User Anthony James Baldini Submitted 3/16/09 10:44 PM Name QUIZ 4 Status Completed Score 7.5 out of 8 points Time Elapsed 0 hours, 28 minutes, and 51 seconds out of 3 hours and 0 minutes allowed. Instructions Question 1 0.5 out of 0.5 points Evidence that supports the hypothesis that the asthenosphere is a weak zone due to small amounts of melting is that the velocity of S waves ____________ as they travel through this zone in the mantle. Selected Answer: decreases Correct Answer: decreases Question 2 0.5 out of 0.5 points The 9.6 Chile earthquake (1960) and the 9.2 Alaska earthquake (1964) were generated along.. Selected Answer: subduction zones Correct Answer: subduction zones Question 3 0.5 out of 0.5 points Which of the following earthquakes would likely kill the most people? Selected Answer: 7.0 quake at a depth of 5 miles in New Delhi, India Correct Answer: 7.0 quake at a depth of 5 miles in New Delhi, India Question 4 0 out of 0.5 points how much more energy is released during magnitude 8 shaking than that of a magnitude 6?

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