Comparing the Japanese earthquake to an earthquake in an LEDC.
Japan is a wealthy country and you have seen the impact that the earthquake and tsunami had on the country.
You should now complete a second “Natural Hazard Note Taking Frame” that covers another earthquake in an LEDC.
Natural hazard note taking frame.doc
Here are some useful links to get you started.
Gujarat, Pakistan, January 2001
From Rubble to Recovery, Ten years after the earthquake.
The video below contains scenes of injured people that you may find upsetting.
Once you have collected the information on a second earthquake, you should then make a direct comparison. To do this, create a table similar to the one in the word document below. Make your comparison as detailed as possible.
comparing MEDC and LEDC earthquakes.doc