Assignment #2

1. Give a brief (1 paragraph) intro to let everyone know what your disaster is.
2. Add a world map to your web page. Your map must include the following:
– the location of your disaster
– all of the worlds plate boundaries
– arrows showing the direction that the plates are moving.
– all of the worlds plates named.

3. Explain with the use of a diagram what is happening at the boundary that your disaster is located near.

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Assignment #1

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Your first task is:

1. In your group research and choose a natural disaster that you would like to study throughout this unit.
2.Once you have chosen your natural disaster make a page with that disaster as the title.

***Once you have chosen your disaster and made a page for it no other group can choose the same disaster.***

put your group members names as the first thing in the content.

The disaster that you can choose from are:

TSUNAMIS
• The 2004 Boxing day and earthquake Tsunami, Indonesia
• The 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, Japan
• The February 27, 2010 Chile earthquake and tsunami
• The 7.7 magnitude July 2006 Java earthquake, which also triggered tsunamis.

EARTHQUAKES
• 2008 Sichuan earthquake in Sichuan Province, China.
• 2005 Kashmir earthquake, in Pakistan.
• May 22, 1960 Chile
• March 28, 1964 Prince William Sound, Alaska
• Nov. 4, 1952 Kamchatka
• March 9, 1957 Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands

VOLCANOES
• 1982 El Chichon, Mexico
• 1991 Pinatubo, Philippines
• 1985 Ruiz, Colombia .
• 1980 Mt St. Helen’s, USA
• 2010 Eyjafjallajokull volcano Iceland
• 1964 Alaska