Question and answer
seismic waves generally travel much shorter distances on the west coast then on the east coast becuse?
both horizontally and vertically
Ask a question
Not a good answer? Get an answer now. (FREE)
Original conversation
User: fault is a fracture in the earths outer shell, on either side of which rock mass moves which way?

User: seismic waves generally travel much shorter distances on the west coast then on the east coast becuse?

Weegy: both horizontally and vertically
Expert answered|scijoe21|Points 170|



Question
Asked 3/8/2012 6:27:15 PM
0 Answers/Comments
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
insuarnace claims may be expedited if an inventory of possessions supported by photographs and/or video has been prepared in advance
Weegy: True User: in the event of a disaster affecting the home such as a fire family members should plant to meet where Weegy: Plant Basics ... that all members of the family know what to do in the event of a disaster. The plan should ... family to meet near your home during emergencies such as fire ... [ ] (More)
Question
All Categories|No Subcategories|Expert Answered
Asked 3/7/2012 11:05:59 PM
0 Answers/Comments
which of the following activities may be considered mitigation User: a community that is likely to incur a great deal of damage during an earthquake is referred to as having a high seismic?
Weegy: d. risk User: NEHRP was created as a result of? Weegy: The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) was established by the U.S. Congress when it passed the Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act of 1977, Public Law (PL) 95?124. [ At the time of its creation, Congress' stated purpose for NEHRP was "to reduce the risks of life and property from future earthquakes in the United States through the establishment and maintenance of ... (More)
Question
All Categories|No Subcategories|
Updated 10/20/2012 10:38:14 PM
1 Answer/Comment
IS-8.a BUILDING FOR THE EARTHQUAKES OF TOMORROW:
Complying with Executive Order 12699
Final Exam 102010
1
1. Which of the following activities may be considered mitigation?
a. Emergency medical services to individuals following an earthquake.
b. Post earthquake reconstruction.
c. Adoption of zoning.
d. Establishment of temporary housing.
2. A community that is likely to incur a great deal of damage during an earthquake is referred to as
having a high seismic ______________.
a. impact
b. hazard
c. cost
d. risk
3. NEHRP was created as a result of:
a. Executive Order 12699.
b. Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act.
c. ICSSC recommendations.
d. Nuclear Regulatory Commission mandate.
4. In order to make the construction of seismically safe buildings economically possible, the ICSSC
drafted Executive Order 12699 to mandate that a building should be designed to prevent:
a. damage.
b. collapse.
c. defacement.
d. All of the above.
5. The NEHRP Provisions addressed effective methods of seismic design and construction of:
a. buildings in high risk areas.
b. buildings in moderate risk areas.
c. buildings in low risk areas.
d. All of the above.
6. Scientists use __________ waves to find an earthquake’s epicenter.
a. body
b. core
c. Love
d. surface
Added 10/20/2012 10:38:14 PM
Which of the following activities may be considered mitigation? a. Emergency medical services to individuals following an earthquake. b. Post earthquake reconstruction. c. Adoption of zoning. d. Establishment of temporary housing.
Weegy: Post earthquake reconstruction can be considered as mitigation User: A community that is likely to incur a great deal of damage during an earthquake is referred to as having a high seismic ______________. a. impact b. hazard c. cost d. risk Weegy: d. risk User: NEHRP was created as a result of: a. Executive Order 12699. b. Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act. c. ICSSC recommendations. d. Nuclear Regulatory Commission ... (More)
Question
All Categories|No Subcategories|Expert Answered
Updated 3/8/2012 8:02:50 PM
1 Answer/Comment
Bonde, you are not allowed to ask for ratings and the rest of your comment was extremely unprofessional.
Added 3/8/2012 8:02:50 PM
Home | Contact | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2013 Purple Inc.
Ad
Popular Conversations
What continent is turkey?
Weegy: Turkey is in the continent of both EUROPE and ASIA.
4/24/2014 11:58:46 AM| 7 Answers
What is the line of symmetry for the graph of y = -3x2 + 12x - ...
Weegy: The graph of x^2 - 12y = 12x - 12 is the graph of a quadratic. User: Which of the following points lies on ...
4/24/2014 3:49:35 PM| 5 Answers
10q - 20 is equivalent to _____. 2(q - 10) 10(q - 20) 10(q - 2)
Weegy: 10q - 20 is equivalent to 10(q - 2). User: Evaluate 5x3 + 2 for x = -1. -7 -3 4 6 Weegy: 5(-1)^3 + 2 ...
4/24/2014 5:19:43 PM| 4 Answers
(m3n + 8)(m3n - 5)
Weegy: simplified the expression is: (m3n)^2+3m3n-40 User: (2x - 3y)(4x - y) User: [4 - (3c - 1)][6 - ( 3c - 1)] ...
4/24/2014 11:19:58 AM| 3 Answers
verb
Weegy: The Verb. Recognize a verb when you see one. Verbs are a necessary component of all sentences. Weegy On! User: ...
4/24/2014 12:48:07 AM| 2 Answers
EXPLAIN THE PATTERN OF DEVELOPMENT IN THE FIRST THREE YEARS OF LIFE ...
Weegy: From birth most babies are born with certain reflexes, some of these are known as survival reflexes. The sucking ...
4/24/2014 2:49:58 AM| 2 Answers
Religious men who lived apart from society
4/24/2014 8:17:14 AM| 2 Answers
Which of the following expressions has 3 terms? 8x + y - ...
Weegy: xyz User: Evaluate a2 + b for a = and b = -. - - 0 Weegy: 3-3 = 0 User: Which of the following ...
4/24/2014 2:54:30 PM| 2 Answers
_________ and ___________ tend to be frequently misinterpreted in ...
Weegy: C. Body language; criticism tend to be frequently misinterpereted in computer-mediated communication User: ...
4/24/2014 4:17:54 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
P
C
L
P
C
Points 1982 [Total 7369]| Ratings 0| Comments 1982| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
P
C
1
L
P
C
Points 1979 [Total 9860]| Ratings 0| Comments 1979| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
C
L
Points 991 [Total 5794]| Ratings 5| Comments 941| Invitations 0|Online
S
1
L
1
L
P
Points 597 [Total 7274]| Ratings 2| Comments 577| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 485 [Total 2932]| Ratings 2| Comments 455| Invitations 1|Offline
S
L
1
1
1
Points 359 [Total 3625]| Ratings 8| Comments 279| Invitations 0|Offline
S
R
Points 267 [Total 379]| Ratings 6| Comments 187| Invitations 2|Offline
S
Points 236 [Total 236]| Ratings 6| Comments 156| Invitations 2|Offline
S
Points 170 [Total 586]| Ratings 0| Comments 170| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
Points 165 [Total 495]| Ratings 4| Comments 125| Invitations 0|Offline