Document Type

Lesson Plan

Publication Date

7-31-2006

Abstract

Objectives: Students will use ArcGIS Arc Map to plot latitude and longitude coordinates to pinpoint earthquake epicenters on world map Students will describe the pattern that earthquake activity displays around the earth Students will compare the location of earthquakes to that of volcanoes, plate boundaries, and ridge/trenches using ArcGIS Arc Map

Comments

Questions, comments or suggestions about this model may be sent to:
Dr. Leigh Little, The College at Brockport

Earthquake and GIS.zip (239 kB)
Contains lesson plan and any application files

Tools used

GPS/GIS

Grade Level

9-10

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