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Earthquakes can only occur at a fault if the fault experiences _______ from a directed stress. The area in a fault where stress builds up is called the _______ zone. _______ are breaks in the earth s crust. Strain occurs as a result of _______ in the earth s crust. _______ is a universally experienced pressure on the earth s crust. Respond to the following based on your reading. How is the timing of seismic waves in an earthquake determined?
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Faults are breaks in the earth's crust.
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Earthquakes can only occur at a fault if the fault experiences compression force in convergent plate boundaries from a directed stress.
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Strain occurs as a result of stress in the Earth’s crust.
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Atmospheric pressure is a universally experienced pressure on the earth’s crust.
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The timing of seismic waves in an earthquake is determined by the time difference between the time of arrival of the first P wave and the first S wave.
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