Earthquake Quiz

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Earthquake Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz should be used after studying about earthquakes.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The center of the earthquake is called the ________.
    • A. 

      Starting point

    • B. 

      Epicenter

    • C. 

      Center

    • D. 

      Not listed

  • 2. 
    A tool that measures seismic waves is called a _______.
    • A. 

      Seismograph

    • B. 

      Seismometer

    • C. 

      Seismogram

    • D. 

      Not listed

  • 3. 
    Decide whether the statement is true or false. Tsunamis are always caused by earthquakes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The biggest earthquake occurred on which continent?
    • A. 

      Asia

    • B. 

      North America

    • C. 

      South America

    • D. 

      Not listed

  • 5. 
    Review The earth is always moving.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What should you do if you are caught in an earthquake? Tsunami?