Earthquakes and Seismic Waves

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Which of the following best describes an earthquake?

What is the point within the Earth where seismic waves originate called?

Which theory explains the occurrence of earthquakes as a sudden release of strain stored in rocks?

What is the point on the Earth's surface directly above the focus of an earthquake called?

What type of waves are produced during earthquakes?


Test your knowledge on earthquakes and seismic waves with this informative quiz. Learn about the causes and effects of earthquakes, as well as the different types of seismic waves.

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