6 notecards = 2 pages (4 cards per page)
When did the Kobe Earthquake happen?
17th January 1995
What was the cause of the earthquake?
-Friction from the subducting Philippine plate under the Eurasian plate causes frequent volcanoes and earthquakes
What were the primary effects?
What were the secondary effects?
-Fires caused by broken gas pipes destroyed another 7500 homes
What were the immediate responses?
-The government evacuated people into temporary shelters due to risk of fires and collapsing buildings
What were the long-term responses?
-By July 1995 electricity, gas and telephones services were operational