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The Seismology Quiz

A quiz about a subject not normally discussed about! 8 Questions.

 
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When was the first seismoscope manafactured?

  • 132 BC
  • 132 AD
  • 1142 AD
  • 3020 BC

2

What is the study of seismology?

  • Galaxies
  • Microscopes
  • Earthquakes
  • Buildings

3

How many kinds of seismic waves are there?

  • 3 types
  • 1 type
  • 5 types
  • 22 types

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What instrument does a seismologist use?

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5

What does 'seism' mean?

  • Earthquake
  • Wave
  • Seize
  • Plate

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To record Earth's motion, what would you use?

  • Seismoscope
  • Forecast
  • Seismogram
  • Seismometer

7

Which of these scientists does study seismology?

  • Albert Einstein
  • Susan Hough
  • Edwin Hubble
  • Galileo Galilei

8

Which of these subjects isn't a subcategory of seismology?

  • Cyroseism
  • Astroseismology
  • Helioseismology
  • Asteroseismology

 

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