number "3" would be recorded in the data table.
Take photographs for your display board, if desired.
Remove the prepared tray and the broken test house.
Repeat steps a-e for the three remaining soil types: gravel, alluvium, and sand. Be sure to record your results in your data table after each shaking test.
Repeat "Testing Your Shake Houses" steps 1-4 for two additional trials per soil type so that all 12 houses are tested.
First was the bedrock, when I shook it, it stayed completely intact because it is an underground soil that has been constructing itself for millions of years that is made of rock. Next when I shook the gravel it shook a lot until it fell because gravel is little fragments of rocks and when it is in the ground usually it is pretty loose. Then I shook the alluvium which rocked from side to side and toppled over because it is loose and crumbly and contains some water but liquefaction then takes place. Liquefaction is when a solid or a gas becomes a liquid in an earthquake. Lastly when I shook the sand it moved from side to side and fell over due to liquefaction.
Number of fallen walls
Sum of trials
Average of trials
My hypothesis was proven because the sand made more walls fall than the others because of liquefaction.
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