Constructing a travel-time graph -Begin by clicking on the bomb tool on line 1 of the Tasks menu. A map will appear. Drag the 5 seismic stations to different locations on the map. Then click on the "Trigger Earthquake" button on the map. Click on the
Activity: Travel Time Graph Name: Dan Wang Date: October 11, 2007 Data Table for Travel Time Graph Station 1 2 S-P Lag Time (sec) 18.1 27.4 Distance (km) 182 250 Questions 1. What is the distance of a station from the epicenter if the S-P lag time is
In this activity you are going to conduct a simple experiment using an explosion to simulate an earthquake. The purpose of this explosion is to produce shock waves that will travel though the earth. You are going to observe how these waves are record
Geology Study Exam
To get volcanism plate boundaries must converge, this occurs in subduction z ones only.
Hotspots: relatively stationary, plate moves over time creating islands.
Volcanic Characteristics: Think of this in layers: