Using waves

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  1. What are P waves?
    These oscillate (move back and forth) in the same direction as travel.
  2. What are S waves?
    These oscillate at 90o to direction of travel. These arrive after P waves in an earthquake. These waves are secondary.
  3. What is the structure of the earth?
  4. How do we know the structure of the earth?
    P waves travel through liquids

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