Part A: Develop a Hypothesis


  1. Based on your existing knowledge of earthquakes, develop a hypothesis regarding the likely location of earthquake events. Example: Earthquakes are most likely to occur along the coastlines of all countries.

  2. In order to test your hypothesis, make a prediction of where you expect to see substantial earthquake activity. This will determine if your hypothesis is correct or needs to be revised. Example: I predict that there will be a lot of earthquake activity along the east coast of the U.S.



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