Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Data Handling (authentic study)

source: Reuters, US Geological Survey and Xinhua
edited by Mr Johari

The Recent earthquake phenomena in New Zealand and Japan have impacted many countries globally. The frequency of the earthquakes was tracked and statistical evidence was gathered and presented in the following diagram.

Study the diagram and answer the following question.



Leading Question:
Identify a possible trend in the global earthquakes pattern based on the survey conducted by the US Geological Survey. Post your response as a posting in comment.

23 comments:

  1. They are attacking the pacific ocean regions and countries near it. I think the next country being attacked is US.

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  2. Countries near the sea are experiencing more earthquakes

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  3. The quakes are hitting the towns near the pacific ring of fire

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  4. The earthquakes are happening in vicinity to the pacific ocean.

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  5. The earthquakes are happening at the different countries near the Pacific Ocean and the earthquakes are going in a circle.

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  6. The countries near Japan are experiencing more earthquakes compared to the previous years.

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  7. The earthquakes are happening stronger and often near the pacific ocean and the pattern that they form is like a triangle.

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  8. Countries near the Pacific are being struck by earthquakes more

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  9. Earthquakes are happening more frequently to those countries which are located near the Oceans and Seas

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  10. The earthquakes struck in areas around the pacific ocean, and is going in a circle.

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  11. Most of the earthquakes occur very close to each other and those areas all all in the pacific ring of fire

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  12. The earthquake travelled until they reach a triangular movement.
    To see it clearer, look at my post on my personal blog.
    The movement of the earthquake is shown using the arrow and I have even shown my prediction. ENJOY!!!
    The link is below.
    http://sherwinseah.blogspot.com/2011/03/earthquakes.html

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  13. The areas that were hit are very close to each other and kind of forms a circle. The areas hit are also near the sea.

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  14. Lindsay Oliver3/30/2011 08:23:00 AM

    They happened around the pacific ring of fire

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  16. Most earthquakes happen in countries near the sea and also around the pacific ring of fire.

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  17. Most countries near the pacific ocean are experiencing the earthquakes.

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  18. The countries around the Pacific Ocean are experiencing earthquakes.

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  19. The countries near the pacific ocean are hit by earthquakes.Now recently Japan has more frequent earthquakes

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  20. Thanks all for your input - very heartening to know that you are able to draw parallel with the statistical data given. Thanks also to Sherwin for taking the effort to draw the pattern http://sherwinseah.blogspot.com/2011/03/earthquakes.htm

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  21. You may like to watch this video for prediction on earthquakes
    http://www.redorbit.com/news/video/science/5/progress_made_on_earthquake_prediction/22570/

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  22. ring of fire-->east to west of pacific

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  23. Most countries around the Pacific Ocean gets hit by the earthquake

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