1Q: Volcanoes & Earthquakes



Where have the worst earthquakes taken place?

Where are the most destructive volcanoes located?

Are their locations similar? 

If so what do these locations have in common?

What can we learn from this information?

Before you continue view this earthquake simulation, and this volcanic eruption simulation.


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  • Better Understanding Magnitude
    Description: The Richter magnitude scale (often shortened to Richter scale) was developed to assign a single number to measure the energy released during an earthquake.

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