Unformatted text preview: I am not eager to live near an area with high numbers of earthquake activity. 6) This is a great source of information for precautionary procedures after an earthquake. This information may help my family prevent an injury. 7) 5/12/2008 China and 01/12/2010 Haiti are the most recent earthquakes on this list. They were both recorded as a magnitude of at least a 7.0. They equally had death ratios on extreme magnitudes. By the notion of this we can see that science has a long way to go before ever reaching a level of superiority to prevent such magnitude of causalities. It’s unfortunate that we are unable to predict such catastrophic events. 8) As of today we are yet able to predict earthquakes but are able to detect “rumbles” under the earth’s dirt with seismic graphs. WE can also use what is called triangulation to see or pinpoint where an earthquake has originated based on the seismic activity recorded on seismogram. 9)...
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This note was uploaded on 08/31/2011 for the course SCIENCE 300 taught by Professor Crane during the Spring '11 term at Purdue University Calumet.
- Spring '11