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published by the Virtual Courseware for Inquiry-based Science Education Project (VCISE)
This site, from Science Courseware, provides an activity illustrating how seismic waves are used to determine the magnitude of an earthquake and locate its epicenter. Several java applet tutorials, complete with numerous images, are included. Links are provided for more information.
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2005 VCISE
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Record Creator: Metadata instance created April 13, 2009 by Logan Hancock
Record Updated: Apr 14, 2009 by Ed Lee
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August 27, 2007
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AIP Format
(Virtual Courseware for Inquiry-based Science Education Project (VCISE), Los Angeles, 2005), WWW Document, (http://www.sciencecourseware.org/eec/Earthquake/).
AJP/PRST-PER
Visual Courseware: Earthquake (Virtual Courseware for Inquiry-based Science Education Project (VCISE), Los Angeles, 2005), <http://www.sciencecourseware.org/eec/Earthquake/>.
APA Format
Visual Courseware: Earthquake. (2007, August 27). Retrieved July 22, 2014, from Virtual Courseware for Inquiry-based Science Education Project (VCISE): http://www.sciencecourseware.org/eec/Earthquake/
Chicago Format
Virtual Courseware for Inquiry-based Science Education Project (VCISE). Visual Courseware: Earthquake. Los Angeles: Virtual Courseware for Inquiry-based Science Education Project (VCISE), August 27, 2007. http://www.sciencecourseware.org/eec/Earthquake/ (accessed 22 July 2014).
MLA Format
Visual Courseware: Earthquake. Los Angeles: Virtual Courseware for Inquiry-based Science Education Project (VCISE), 2005. 27 Aug. 2007. 22 July 2014 <http://www.sciencecourseware.org/eec/Earthquake/>.
BibTeX Export Format
@misc{ Title = {Visual Courseware: Earthquake}, Publisher = {Virtual Courseware for Inquiry-based Science Education Project (VCISE)}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {22 July 2014}, Month = {August 27, 2007}, Year = {2005} }
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