Further Reading


Learn 20 cool facts about the New Madrid Seismic Zone

Read more about the New Madrid quakes of 1811 and 1812

Track recent quakes, browse through photos, take online quizzes and more at the U.S. Geological Survey’s Earthquakes for Kids

S. Ornes. “Quake leaves destruction, fear.” Science News for Kids. March 21, 2011.

S. Ornes. “Earthquake shortens the day.Science News for Kids. March 22, 2010.


Teachers' Questions

Word Find: Shakes and Quakes