1. What are storm
A. hurricanes caused by tsunamis
B. high tides at night
C. tunamis caused by storms at sea
2. What are tsunamis
also known as?
A. storm surges
B. seismic sea waves
C. tidal waves
B. instruments used to predict earthquakes
C. scientists that predict earthquakes
When are storm surges especially destructive?
A. at high tide
B. when caused by cyclones
C. when it rains
How high can the walls of water get?
A. 6 feet
B. 60 feet
C. 100 feet
What year did the Hilo Hawaii Tsunami occur?
7. What are tsunamis caused by undersea earthquakes called?
A. seismic sea waves
8. Where in Texas was there a tsunami in 1900?
9. What causes a tsunami?
A. thunderstorms, volcanoes, and earthquakes
B. volcanoes, tides, and earthquakes
C. a large storm at sea, volcanoes, and earthquakes
How fast can waves go during a tsunami?
A. 150 m.p.h
B. 500 m.p.h
C. 1000 m.p.h
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