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The article quotes two values for a range of values for the amount that the western edge of North America bulges upwards each year. What is the maximumof that range in units of METERS? ________ (you need to convert from feet to meters).
How many years have passed between now and the last known major CSZ earthquake? ______ years.Given these two values, what is the maximumamount we can expect the western edge of North America tosink if a CSZ earthquake occurs now? Answer in units of
. Which type of seismic waves were characterized as “not very harmful, but potentially very useful”?
Which type of seismic waves were mentioned as causing the majority of hazardous shaking?
The predicted impacts on which part of the Pacific Northwest are not included in the FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) reports, and not really mentioned in this article? oSouthern British ColumbiaoNorthern Washington StateoSouthern Washington StateoNorthern OregonoSouthern OregonoNorthern CaliforniaoIf there was a large tsunami and Pachena Bay was in need of help, to which community would it be best to truck supplies, so that helicopter flights into Pachena Bay are as short as possible? (Hint, steps for using google maps “measure distance” facility are outlined at ).
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oAccording to this article, what information led to understanding the impact on Pachena Bay due to the last great CSZ earthquake? oAnalysis of sea floor core samples.oDendrochronology of trees in the "ghost forest".oLong-term records of tsunami recorded in Japan.oOral history of local first-nations communities.oComputer-based modelling of the seismic behavior of the subduction zone.oConsider the sequence of discoveries that led to understanding of CSZ earthquake history and severity. Put the following list of information in order from oldest to most recently established. All are in the article but somewhat "buried" within the narrative starting around paragraph 17.o_____ Dendrochronology revealing all trees died at onceo_____ The broader non-indigenous community becomes aware of oral history about the impacts of a devastating event experienced by Pacific Ocean coastal communities many generations ago.o_____ A tsunami with no apparent cause is experienced (and recorded) in Japano_____ Publication by seismologists matching orphan tsunami to CSZ mega-quake in 1700o_____ Sea-floor coring yields detailed 10,000 year history.

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