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Chapter 11: Earthquakes

After completing this chapter, you will understand:

  • What causes earthquakes.
  • Where and how earthquakes are located.
  • How earthquakes size is measured.
  • How earthquakes can and cannot be predicted.
  • How earthquakes affect people.
  • How people can live more safely with earthquakes

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