KIDS SCIENCE CHALLENGE #2
Responders are from many places in the U.S. and even from overseas.
Question 1. In 1935 an American geologist developed a scale of measurement for earthquakes. In this scale an earthquake of level 5.0 for example, is ten times bigger than one of 4.0. And so of course, a level 6.0 earthquake is ten times bigger than a 5.0
What is the name of this scale of measurement?
Question 2. What is the name of the measurement used for wavelengths of light? (Hint: it begins with A)
Question 3. The Monarch butterfly is famous for its seasonal migrations.
How far, on average, does a monarch butterfly migrate in one day?