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Natural Disasters Quiz

Hazards of the world 10 Questions.

 
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How many liners have been lost in the North Atlantic to icebergs since the sinking of Titanic in 1912?

  • 100
  • 10
  • 0

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Tsunamis (tidal waves) can crest at more than how many feet?

  • 200 feet high
  • 300 feet high
  • 400 feet high

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What are hurricanes called in the Far East?

  • Harpoons
  • Typhoons
  • Carphoons

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How are earthquake waves measured?

  • Heismographs
  • Seismographs
  • Geismographs

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What percentage of volcanoes are in the Ring of Fire, a band of volcanoes circling the edges of the Pacific Ocean?

  • 30 percent
  • 50 percent
  • 90 percent

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How fast is the average twister?

  • 10mph
  • 20mph
  • 30mph

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An avalanche can reach speeds of more than.....?

  • 400 miles per hour
  • 300 miles per hour
  • 200 miles per hour

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Whats is an F5?

  • A lightning bolt
  • A eruptive volcano
  • A tornado

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In 1989 in Ipswich Austrailia what fell into a persons front lawn during a "light shower''?

  • 800 Eggs
  • 800 Sardines
  • 800 Worms

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A wildfire can move at speeds of....?

  • 6 miles an hour
  • 14 miles an hour
  • 22 miles an hour

 

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