Q.11 Suppose you are outside your home and an earthquake strikes. What precaution would you take to protect yourself?


Answer :

The following precautions that we take to protect ourselves are as follows:

(i) We will try to find an open field away from tall buildings, installations, tall trees, electric wires and poles.

(ii) While travelling in a bus or a car, we will try not to come out during an earthquake and will try to move the car or bus to an open field.

(iii) We will try to avoid staying near any glass made structures which can also cause harm during earthquake.

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