what does a Modified mercalli Scale measure? Does it measure the magnitude, frequency, speed or the impact of an earthquake?
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User: what does a Modified mercalli Scale measure?

User: what does a Modified mercalli Scale measure? Does it measure the magnitude, frequency, speed or the impact of an earthquake?

Weegy: a. magnitude
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User: what does a Richter Scale measure? Does it measure the magnitude, frequency, speed or the impact of an earthquake?

Weegy: a. magnitude
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User: seismic waves generally travel much shorter distances on the West Coast than on the East Coast because:

User: seismic waves generally travel much shorter distances on the West Coast than on the East Coast because: the soil composition is differtent in the two regions, the earthquakes are of a greater intensity on the East Coast, earthquakes are more frequent on the West Coast, or because of communities are better prepared for earthquakes on the West Coast

Weegy: c. earthquakes are more frequent on the West Coast.

User: Liquefiction occurs when: water from a seiche washes away soil, flooding occurs as a secondary effecct of an earthquake, ground motion causes lose, sandy soil to act like a fluid or rivers are created at fault lines

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Liquefaction occurs when ground motion causes loose, sandy soil to act like a fluid.

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which term refers to powerful ocean waves caused by an earthquake, landslide, or volcanic eruption on the sea floor?
Weegy: a. Tsunami, The movement at the sea floor leading to tsunami can be produced by earthquakes, landslides and volcanic eruptions. User: when a building and the ground vibrate at the same rate, they resonate and the vibrations ____? Weegy: d. decrease, putting more stress on the building User: Partitions, ceilings, and extirior walls can ______ a building's vibration? (More)
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Updated 2/13/2015 10:08:04 AM
When a building and the ground vibrate at the same rate, they resonate and the vibrations AMPLIFY, putting more stress on the building.

Partitions, ceilings, and exterior walls can DAMPEN a building's vibration.
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