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Earthquake Lab


Earthquake Lab

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This is a lab that demonstrates how different materials are affected by earthquakes along with explaining how earthquakes work. During this lab, toy cars are place on different materials and shaken which will results in some of the cars submerging into the material.  In order to do this lab you must have an earthquake machine or some type of earthquake simulator.  It is suggested that notes or some type of instruction to introduce the material is done before hand. 
Material Type: Assignment
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: January 26, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: February 14, 2012
Submitter: Jesse Loznak


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Primary Audience: Middle School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: unsure
Source Code Available: unsure
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
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