A disaster is a serious problem occurring over a short or long period of time that causes widespread loss which exceeds the ability of the affected community or society to cope using its own resources.
So.. how many disasters are there ?
There are two types of Disaster .Man made and natural Disaster.
Can you name some of the Disaster.
Tsunami and earthquake are natural disaster while nuclear and chemical are man made disaster.
Earthquake sounds interesting , can you tell me more about it.
An earthquake is the shaking of the surface of the Earth resulting from a sudden release of energy in the Earth's lithosphere that creates seismic waves.
Dad, what causes a disaster?
Natural activities taking place in the earth's crust, as well as surface, are the main reasons for natural disasters. while man made disaster are caused by human negligence.
DISASTER AFFECTS NATION AND PEAPLE
How can a disaster affect nation and people.
In a disaster, you face the danger of death or physical injury. You may also lose your home, possessions, and community. Such stressors place you at risk for emotional and physical health problems. Stress reactions after a disaster look very much like the common reactions seen after any type of trauma.