Lesson22-NaturalDisasters

Lesson22-NaturalDisasters - 230,000 dead Over $5 billion in...

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Over 250,000 People Died Over 250,000 People Died in Natural Disasters in 2010 in Natural Disasters in 2010 Lesson 22 Lesson 22 April 20, 2011 April 20, 2011
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Next Week Monday: Two and counting (Lesson 23) Teacher Evaluations Hand back Exam #4 Prep for Exam #5 Wednesday: Guest lecture (Lesson 24)
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Natural Disasters 2010 The biggest killers Haitian earthquake Russian heat wave Pakistani flooding Other deadly earthquakes Chile, Turkey, China and Indonesia Overall 20 earthquakes of magnitude 7.0 or higher Cost = $222 billion Sources: AP; MSNBC
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Haiti’s January 12, 2010 Earthquake
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Unformatted text preview: 230,000 dead Over $5 billion in immediate aid Nearly $10 billion in long-term aid 2,000,000 homeless after quake 200,000-250,000 still homeless http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/haiti/view/?utm_campaign=viewpage&utm_medium=grid&utm_source=grid Sources: BBC; North Shore Journal; IPS Factors explaining Haitis fate Environment Language Dictatorships International affairs Source: Diamond Francois Duvalier (1957-1971) Jean-Claude Duvalier (1971-1986) Rafael Trujillo (1930-1961) Joaquin Balaguer (19611996)...
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