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Lesson overview:Where is Japan and what is it like?

  • Example: The Japanese Tsunami 2011
  • Japan is in east Asia and is made up of many islands.
  • Japan is a developed country, which is at risk from tectonic hazards.
  • The cause of the 2011 Tsunami.
  • Example: The Japanese Tsunami 2011
  • Japan is in east Asia and is made up of many islands.
  • Japan is a developed country, which is at risk from tectonic hazards.
  • The cause of the 2011 Tsunami.

This lesson will look at the country of Japan, its key characteristics and why it is vulnerable to tsunamis.