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MCQs on Seismic Waves

MCQ. Seismic waves which travel through interior part of earth are known as

  1. body waves
  2. surface waves
  3. inner waves
  4. deep waves

A

MCQ. Waves which are responsible for back and forth movement of earth are called

  1. s wave
  2. p wave
  3. q wave
  4. w wave

B

MCQ. S wave is responsible for movement which is

  1. forth and back
  2. side to side
  3. oscillation
  4. to all sides

B

MCQ. Surface waves are different from S waves in a sense they are

  1. slow
  2. less destructive
  3. harmless
  4. steady

A

MCQ. Second and fastest seismic waves are the

  1. s wave
  2. shear waves
  3. both a and b
  4. p wave

C