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 ).