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

 

Answer

  The precautions to be taken in case we are outside when an earthquake strikes are -

  1. We should stay at a clear spot away from buildings, trees and overhead power lines, so that they do not fall on us.
  2. If we are in covered vehicles, we should not come out of it and drive slowly till we reach a safe place which is free from things that can fall on us and cause injury.
  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 15 Class 8 - Some Natural Phenomena

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CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 11 years and a teacher from the past 11 years. He teaches Science, Accounts and English at Teachoo