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Karst topography forms regions were bedrock is ___________________.
Identify letter D in the image above.
In the image above, zone A above the water table where sediment porosity is not full of water is the ________________________.
Identify letter A in the image above.
In the image above, the depth shown at D from the neutral water table to the pumping level is the ________________________.
The equation that allows us to calculate the movement of water through an aquifer is called ________________________.
Which of the following are karst features that occur on the earth's surface
all are features of karst
Identify letter B in the image above.
A body of permeable rock or sediments that is "sandwiched" between two impermeable layers.
Identify the feature hanging down from the ceiling of a caves.
The slope of the water table is usually________________________.
parallel to the surface of the earth
The V-shaped part of the water table highlighted at C is known as the _________________.
cone of depression
Which of the following are considered speleothems?
all of the above
__________________ is the volume of open space in a volume of rock or sediment.
The features on the floor of this cave are _________________.
In the image above, zone B below the water table where sediment porosity is full of water is the ________________________.
A body of rock or sediment that holds an extractable volume of water.
The reaction below shows the break down of ________________ in the presence of carbonic acid.
CaCO3 + H2CO3 = (Ca++) + 2HCO-3
calcium carbonate + carbonic acid = calcium ion + bicarbonate ion
A speleothem is a cave feature formed by the deposition of calcium carbonate in caves.
The image above shows which of the following speleothems.
The ability of a material to allow water to move through it is called _________________.
Karst forms as acidic rainwater migrates along bedding planes and fractures and dissolves limestone widening passageways.
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