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2. Which wave tends to cause the most damage?

  • S-Waves
  • L-Waves
  • P-Waves

3. What depth of focus is an intermediate focus earthquake?

  • 70-400km
  • 70-300km
  • 50-350km

4. Which is the sequence for arrival of waves after an earthquake, assuming the shadow zone is not involved?

  • P-S-L
  • S-L-P
  • L-S-P

5. What scale measures the magnitude of an Earthquake?

  • Richter
  • Mercalli
  • Wegener


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