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 WHAT IS ELASTIC LIMIT?? A POINT WHERE THE ROCKS BREAK WITH TOO MUCH FORCE. . WHAT TYPE OF BOUNDARY DO REVERSE FAULTS OCCUR ALONG ?? CONVERGENT , WHAT TYPE OF WAVE MOVES AT RIGHT ANGLES TO THE DIRECTION OF THE WAVE ?? SECONDARY WAVES . SCIENTISTS USE 3 SEISMIC STATIONS TO LOCATE WHAT?? EPICENTER . SCIENTISTS HAVE BEEN ABLE TO DETERMINE THE STRUCTURE OF EARTHQUAKES INTERIOR BY NOTING THE CHANGE AND SPEED OF THE ?? P & S WAVES . THIS INSTRUMENT DESCRIBES THE MAGNITUDE OF AN EARTHQUAKE ?? SEISMOGRAPH . WHAT TYPE OF FAULT IS THE SAN ANDREAS FAULT ?? STRIKE SLIP / WHICH WAVE CAUSES THE MOST DAMAGE ON THE SURFACE OF THE EARTHQUAKE?? SURFACE WAVES . PRIMARY AND SECONDARY WAVES SLOW DOWN WHEN THEY HIT THE PLASTIC-LIKE PART OF THE MANTLE, WHICH PART IS IT?? ASTHENOSPHERE . WHAT IS THE AREA BETWEEN 105---140 CALLED?? SHADOW ZONE / WHAT ARE THE SLOWEST WAVES ?? SURFACE WAVES . THE FARTHER APART PRIMARY, SECONDARY AND SURFACE WAVES ARE THE ________ THE EPICENTER IS?? FARTHER . WHAT TYPE OF FORCE ARE NORMAL FAULTS CAUSED BY?? TENSION . AT WHAT TYPE OF PLATE BOUNDARY DOES TENSION USUALLY OCCUR ?? DIVERGENT , WHAT TYPE OF FORCE IS GENERATED AT CONVERGENT PLATE BOUNDARIES ?? COMPRESSION . WHAT TYPE OF FAULT IS IT WHEN THE ROCKS ABOVE THE FAULT SURFACE ARE FORCED UP AND OVER THE ROCKS BELOW THE FAULT SURFACE?? REVERSE FAULTS . WHAT TYPE OF FORCE OCCURS AT TRANSFORM FAULT BOUNDARY AND CAUSE STRIKE SLIP FAULTS?? SHEAR . WHICH LAYERS ARE LISTED UNDER THE MANTLE?? OUTER AND INNER CORE . BE ABLE TO EXPLAIN HOW SEISMOLOGIST LOCATE THE EPICENTER OF AN EARTHQUAKE?? ,