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SII--The Science Information Infrastructure

Part C: Hypothetical Earthquake

  1. Generate an earthquake hazard map* for your particular city, and answer the questions that you jotted down earlier.
  1. Answer the same questions for a number of different earthquake scenarios.*
  1. Read through the material contained in this document to obtain further information* regarding the earthquake hazard maps mentioned above.
* Note: Using this link will take you outside the domain of this lesson. To return, simply click on the "back" icon associated with the web browsing tool you are using until you see the "Big Trouble In Earthquake Country" heading.


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