WONDER #1086: Whose Fault Is an Earthquake?

Question 1 of 3

Most earthquakes are caused by the movement of parts of the Earth\'s surface called:

  1. magma
  2. mantle
  3. faults
  4. tectonic plates

Question 2 of 3

If you needed to know more about earthquakes, what type of scientist might you call?

  1. seismologist
  2. tsunamiologist
  3. meteorologist
  4. paleontologist

Question 3 of 3

Most earthquakes occur along established areas known as what?

  1. crust cracks
  2. mountain ranges
  3. fault lines
  4. coastal fissures

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