Earthquakes

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Earthquakes by Mind Map: Earthquakes

1. Death

2. which cause

3. Buildings to Fall

4. which can cause

5. Damage

6. cause

7. core

8. is the layer beneath the mantle

9. crust

10. but are felt in the

11. mantle

12. occur in

13. Mountains

14. causes

15. Ring of Fire

16. make up the

17. causes

18. Volcanoes

19. Conservative Plate Margin

20. also known as

21. Transform

22. different type of movement

23. also known as

24. Constructive Plate Margin

25. is a diferent type of movement

26. Divergent

27. Collision Plate Margin

28. Destructive Plate Margin

29. also known as

30. one plate slides beneath the other

31. convergent

32. continental drift

33. the movement of tectonic plates is called the

34. Richer Scale

35. the magnitude of an earthquake is measured on the

36. seismometer

37. earthquakes are measured using a

38. aftershocks

39. after plates settle into their new positions smaller earthquakes occur

40. Seismic Waves

41. is released causing

42. Tension

43. Tectonic Plate Margin

44. Epicenter

45. Focus

46. point where Earthquake begins under the surface.

47. the point on the surface

48. can occur at any of the

49. Earth's plates get locked up with pressure causing