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Waves produced by earthquakes are called a. standing waves. b. transverse waves. c. seismic waves. d. longitudinal waves.
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User: Waves produced by earthquakes are called a. standing waves. b. transverse waves. c. seismic waves. d. longitudinal waves.

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Asked 11/17/2014 2:41:55 PM
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Waves produced by earthquakes are called: seismic waves.

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what waves cause the most damage during an earthquake. a. Primary (P) c. Surface b. Secondary (S) d. Ultra (U)
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SURFACE waves cause most earthquake damage.

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Which waves arrive at a seismograph first?
Weegy: seismograph, or seismometer, is an instrument used to detect and record earthquakes. User: What type of wave makes up sound? (More)
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P waves arrive at a seismograph first.

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A wave that vibrates in a direction parallel to the direction of the wave itself is called a __________. a. transverse wave b. longitudinal wave c. mechanical wave d. similar wave
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A wave that vibrates in a direction parallel to the direction of the wave itself is called a Longitudinal wave.

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in a seismograph, a small needle moves across a graph paper by shaking when seismic waves hit. The farther it moves, the more powerful the seismic wave.
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In a seismograph, a small needle moves across a graph paper by shaking when seismic waves hit. The farther it moves, the more powerful the seismic wave. TRUE.

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