Class 5 Natural Disasters Question Answer

Last updated on November 18th, 2022 at 08:33 am

Natural Disasters – Class 5


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Answer the following Questions

Que. Which instrument is used to measure the intensity of an earthquake ?

Ans- We use Seismometer to measure the intensity of an earthquake.


Que. What happens if there is shortage of rainfall?

Ans- Drought occur because of shortage of rainfall.


Que. What are Extinct volcanos?

Ans- Extinct volcanoes are those that are dead and inactive and they will likely not erupt in future.


Que. What is the uppermost layer of the earth?

Ans- Crust is the uppermost layer of the Earth.


Que. What is epicenter?

Ans- Epicenter is the point on the Earth’s surface where the earthquake begins is called the epicentre.


Que. Define a natural disaster.

Ans- A natural disaster is a natural event that causes loss of life and property ,damage and suffering.


Que. What are Dormant volcanoes ?

Ans- The volcanoes that have not erupted in recent years but may erupt in future is called dormant volcanoes.


Que. What are Active volcanoes ?

Ans- The volcanoes that erupted in recent years and may erupt again are called active volcanoes.


Que. What is a Richter scale?

Ans- Richter Scale is a scale used to measures the size of shock waves during an earthquake.


Updated: 18 Nov 2022 — 8:33 am

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