Recent Earthquakes in Japan

May 1st, 2015
Studypool Tutor
Price: $10 USD

Tutor description

The Japan is located in an area where several continental and oceanic plates meet and create a major fault line; this is the cause of frequent earthquakes and the presence of many volcanoes and hot springs across Japan. If earthquakes occur below or close to the ocean, they may trigger tidal waves known as tsunami.

Word Count: 564
Showing Page: 1/2
Recent Earthquakes in JapanBy ahsanshaikhEarthquakes in JapanThe Japan is located in an area where several continental and oceanic plates meet and create a major fault line; this is the cause of frequent earthquakes and the presence of many volcanoes andhot springsacross Japan. If earthquakes occur below or close to the ocean, they may trigger tidal waves known as tsunami. Historic earthquakesHere is a brief history of earthquake in Japan.Many parts of this country have experienced devastating earthquakes and tidal waves in the past. The Great Kanto Earthquake, the worst in Japan

Review from student

Studypool Student
" The best tutor out there!!!! "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1830 tutors are online

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors