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Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education

Geography - Paper 1

Oct/Nov 2010

 

    Q3.(b) Name two major earthquake zones of the world. .   (3 marks)


MARKING SCHEME

3(a)  Major earthquake zones of the world are:
        (i) The Circum Pacific Belt
        (ii) The Tethyyan/Mediterranean Belt
        (iii) The Great Rift Valley Belt
        (iv) Mid Atlantic Ocean Belt
Earth-Quake Epicenters

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KCSE Agriculture Syllabus (Relevant Sections)

 

 

Other Online Resources

  

1. Major Earthquake Zones And Disasters

 In other words, the earthquake zoning map of India break ups India into 4 seismic zones (Zone 2, 3, 4 and 5) unlike its last version which consisted of five or six ...

 

2. Earthquakes Quiz

The place where slippage first occurs is called the earthquake's. ... Which type of seismic wave causes rock particles to move together and apart in the same ...

  

3. What causes Earthquakes?

 7 Feb 2011 – Smaller earthquakes occur much more frequently than large ones and most cause little or no damage. A very large earthquake can be followed ...

 

  

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