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Which country has recently been hit by a cyclone?
a) China
b) Fiji
c) Australia
d) Tonga

Which city in New Zealand has recently had an earthquake?
a) Auckland
b) Dunedin
c) Christchurch
d) Hawera

Which of these earthquake magnitudes is strongest?
a) Magnitude 8
b) Magnitude 3
c) Magnitude 7.8
d) Magnitude 1

What causes a tropical cyclone?
a) Windy weather
b) The earths movement
c) Warm air and cold air colliding
d) Tidal movement in the ocean

What is a giant wind vortex called?
a) Tsunami
b) Tornado
c) Cyclone
d) Earthquake

What word describes a giant wave?
a) Tsunami
b) Cyclone
c) Tornado
d) Earthquake

Which natural disaster is common in Australia?
a) Storm
b) Bushfire
c) Tornado
d) Volcanic eruption

Which natural disaster involves a lack of rain and water?
a) Drought
b) Flood
c) Aftershock
d) Tornado

What cause an earthquake?
a) Tectonic plate movement beneath the ground
b) Volcanic eruptions
c) Global warming
d) Bad weather

What is one effect that a cyclone can have?
a) Sinking islands
b) Severe flooding and wind speeds
c) Cracking the earth
d) Drying out the ground

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