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Water Cycle Key Terms
Condensation
Evaporation
Precipitation
Transpiration
when water changes from gas to liquid e.g. when water vapour…
when water, from the surface of soil, plants and oceans etc.…
any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
loss of water vapor from the stomata (holes) in plant leaves…
Condensation
when water changes from gas to liquid e.g. when water vapour…
Evaporation
when water, from the surface of soil, plants and oceans etc.…
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The Water Cycle - Key Terms
Evaporation
Condensation
Sublimation
Precipitation
the changing of water from a liquid to a gas
the changing of water from a gas to a liquid
the changing of water from a solid to a gas
the process by which water molecules condense to form drops h…
Evaporation
the changing of water from a liquid to a gas
Condensation
the changing of water from a gas to a liquid
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Water Cycle Key Terms
Precipitation
Evaporation
Evapotranspiration
Infiltration
All forms of moisture reaching the Earth's surface.
The transformation of water droplets into water vapour by hea…
The loss of water into the atmosphere from leaves of plants.
The downward movement of water into the soil surface.
Precipitation
All forms of moisture reaching the Earth's surface.
Evaporation
The transformation of water droplets into water vapour by hea…
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Water Cycle Key Terms
Evaporation
Condensation
Infiltration
Permeability
the process of liquid becoming a gas
the process of a gas changing into a liquid
the slow passage of a liquid through a filtering solid; the f…
the property which describes the how easily a liquid can pass…
Evaporation
the process of liquid becoming a gas
Condensation
the process of a gas changing into a liquid
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Water Cycle - Key Terms
Water Cycle
Precipitation
Evaporation
Transpiration
Process in which water continuously moves between the atmosph…
Process in which gravity causes water droplets (rain, snow, s…
Process in which liquid water changes to water vapor (gas) du…
Process in plants in which liquid water changes to water vapo…
Water Cycle
Process in which water continuously moves between the atmosph…
Precipitation
Process in which gravity causes water droplets (rain, snow, s…
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Water Cycle Key Terms
aquifer
run-off
condensation
evaporation
A body of rock or sediment that stores groundwater and allows…
water that flows over the ground surface rather than soaking…
Change of phase of a gas into a liquid; (the opposite of evap…
The process by which water changes from liquid form to an atm…
aquifer
A body of rock or sediment that stores groundwater and allows…
run-off
water that flows over the ground surface rather than soaking…
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Water Cycle 5 Key Terms
precipitation
evaporation
condensation
transpiration
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
Liquid to gas... Process by which water changes from a liquid in…
Change of a water vapor to a liquid.
Evaporation of water from the leaves of a plant
precipitation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
evaporation
Liquid to gas... Process by which water changes from a liquid in…
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Water Cycle Key Terms
Water cycle
Evaporation
Humidity
Relative humidity
Movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surface.
The process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
Measure of the amount of water vapor in the air.
Percentage of water vapor in the air compared to the max. amo…
Water cycle
Movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surface.
Evaporation
The process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
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Water Cycle Key Terms
water cycle
humidity
evaporation
relative humidity
the movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surf…
a measure of the amount of water vapor in the air
the process by which water molecules in liquid eater escape i…
the percentage of water vapor that is actually in the air com…
water cycle
the movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surf…
humidity
a measure of the amount of water vapor in the air
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6th Grade SC - Earth's Water and Water Cycle Terms
water vapor
groundwater
water cycle
evaporation
Water in the form of a gas
water that is underground in cracks and spaces in the soil an…
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
the process of a liquid turning into a gas.
water vapor
Water in the form of a gas
groundwater
water that is underground in cracks and spaces in the soil an…
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geography-water cycle key terms
Soil water storage
Transpiration
vegetation storage
Infiltration
when water is held in the soil
the loss of water from the surface of the leaves of vegetatio…
water held on the surface of vegetation such as the surface o…
the passage of water down into the soil through pours in the…
Soil water storage
when water is held in the soil
Transpiration
the loss of water from the surface of the leaves of vegetatio…
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Geography water cycle key terms
Precipitation
Interception
Stem flow
Through fall
Water in any form that comes from the clouds
This is where plants,trees or buildings collect the precipita…
Where the precipitation flow along the stem of the plant to t…
Where precipitation is not intercepted and falls straight to…
Precipitation
Water in any form that comes from the clouds
Interception
This is where plants,trees or buildings collect the precipita…
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Water Cycle and Drainage Basin Key Terms!
River
Precipitation
Water vapour
Transpiration
A large, flowing body of freshwater that usually empties into…
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
Water in a gas form
Evaporation of water from the leaves of a plant
River
A large, flowing body of freshwater that usually empties into…
Precipitation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
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A level Geography- The Water Cycle Key terms
Interception Storage
Overland Flow
Percolation
Run-Off
The precipitation that falls on the vegetation surfaces or hu…
The tendency of water to flow horizontally across land surfac…
The downward movement of water within the rock under the soil…
All the water that enters a river channel and eventually flow…
Interception Storage
The precipitation that falls on the vegetation surfaces or hu…
Overland Flow
The tendency of water to flow horizontally across land surfac…
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A level Geography - The water cycle key terms
Atmospheric Water
Cryospheric Water
Hydrospheric Water
Terrestrial water
Water found in the atmosphere
Water found in the cryosphere
A discontinous layer of water at or near Earth's surface. It…
This consists of groundwater, soil moisture, lakes, wetlands…
Atmospheric Water
Water found in the atmosphere
Cryospheric Water
Water found in the cryosphere
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Physical Geography - Water Cycle key terms
Evaporation
Condensation
Cloud Precipitation
Open System
is the process of a substance in a liquid state changing to a…
water which collects as droplets on a cold surface when humid…
rain is known as cloud precipitation.
a system where other ecosystems impact it.
Evaporation
is the process of a substance in a liquid state changing to a…
Condensation
water which collects as droplets on a cold surface when humid…
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Physical Geography Water Cycle Key Terms
Precipitation (Input)
Evapotranspiration (Output)
Runoff (Output)
Interception (Store)
Water enters the drainage basin as precipitation. Plants and…
This is the total output of water from the drainage basin dir…
This is all the water that enters a river channel and eventua…
When precipitation lands on the leaves and branches for veget…
Precipitation (Input)
Water enters the drainage basin as precipitation. Plants and…
Evapotranspiration (Output)
This is the total output of water from the drainage basin dir…
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KEY TERMS / WATER CYCLE/ EARTH SCIENCE
astronomy
atmosphere
biosphere
earth science
the scientific study of the universe
mixture of gases that surrounds a planet, moon, or celestial…
part of earth where life exists
study of earth and universe
astronomy
the scientific study of the universe
atmosphere
mixture of gases that surrounds a planet, moon, or celestial…
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Water Cycle Key Terms 7E Molly
Precipitation
Condensation
Evaporation
Transpiration
Precipitation is wher the water vapour changes to hail,snow a…
Condensation is where water vapour in the air changes to move…
Evaporation is the transfer from water to the clouds.
Transpiration is the change from the water to the plants and…
Precipitation
Precipitation is wher the water vapour changes to hail,snow a…
Condensation
Condensation is where water vapour in the air changes to move…
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Oceanography Ch. 8 Waves and Water Dynamics (Key Terms)
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
As wind blows over the ocean surface,…
The motion of water particles caused b…
Atmospheric Waves
Beaufort Wind Scale
Capillary Wave
Circular Orbital Motion
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
Atmospheric Waves
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
Beaufort Wind Scale
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Oceanography Ch. 8 Waves and Water Dynamics (Key Terms)
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
As wind blows over the ocean surface,…
The motion of water particles caused b…
Atmospheric Waves
Beaufort Wind Scale
Capillary Wave
Circular Orbital Motion
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
Atmospheric Waves
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
Beaufort Wind Scale
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Oceanography Ch. 8 Waves and Water Dynamics (Key Terms)
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
As wind blows over the ocean surface,…
The motion of water particles caused b…
Atmospheric Waves
Beaufort Wind Scale
Capillary Wave
Circular Orbital Motion
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
Atmospheric Waves
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
Beaufort Wind Scale
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Oceanography Ch. 8 Waves and Water Dynamics (Key Terms)
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
As wind blows over the ocean surface,…
The motion of water particles caused b…
Atmospheric Waves
Beaufort Wind Scale
Capillary Wave
Circular Orbital Motion
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
Atmospheric Waves
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
Beaufort Wind Scale
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Oceanography Ch. 8 Waves and Water Dynamics (Key Terms)
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
As wind blows over the ocean surface,…
The motion of water particles caused b…
Atmospheric Waves
Beaufort Wind Scale
Capillary Wave
Circular Orbital Motion
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
Atmospheric Waves
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
Beaufort Wind Scale
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Ch. 5 - The Water Cycle and Weather (L1 - 6) Key Terms
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
repeated movement of water through the environment in differe…
the changing of a liquid to a gas
the process by which a gas turns into a liquid
water that falls from the clouds as rain, sleet, snow, or hail
water cycle
repeated movement of water through the environment in differe…
evaporation
the changing of a liquid to a gas
53 terms
Oceanography Ch. 8 Waves and Water Dynamics (Key Terms)
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
As wind blows over the ocean surface,…
The motion of water particles caused b…
Atmospheric Waves
Beaufort Wind Scale
Capillary Wave
Circular Orbital Motion
Along an air-air interface, the moveme…
Atmospheric Waves
The ___________ wind scale and the sta…
Beaufort Wind Scale
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Water Cycle, Weathering, Soil Formation, Erosion Key Terms
Evaporation
Transpiration
Sublimation
Condensation
When liquids turn into gases, 90% of the water entering the a…
When plants release water into the atmosphere through stomata…
When solids turn into gases, <1% of the water entering the at…
When gases turn into liquids, air is cooled to the dew point
Evaporation
When liquids turn into gases, 90% of the water entering the a…
Transpiration
When plants release water into the atmosphere through stomata…
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AQA 2016 A-Level Geography - Water and Carbon Cycles Key Terms (Incomplete)
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
Groundwater flow
The vapourisation of a liquid into a gas
The change from a gas to a liquid
The process of water falling from the sky
The flow of water underground, through the rock strata, most…
Evaporation
The vapourisation of a liquid into a gas
Condensation
The change from a gas to a liquid
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Water and the Water Cycle
Precipitation
evaporation
condensation
transpiration
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
The change of a liquid to a gas; the sun heats up and turns i…
Gas to Liquid; gas gets colder and changes back to liquid , f…
Evaporation of water from the leaves of a plant
Precipitation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
evaporation
The change of a liquid to a gas; the sun heats up and turns i…
20 terms
Water Cycle
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
a process at which molecules at the surface of a liquid absor…
water vapor cools and becomes a liquid
when water in the form of ice, rain, sleet, hail, or snow, fa…
water cycle
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
evaporation
a process at which molecules at the surface of a liquid absor…
8 terms
Water Cycle
Precipitation
evaporation
condensation
transpiration
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
The change of a liquid to a gas; the sun heats up and turns i…
Gas to Liquid; gas gets colder and changes back to liquid , f…
Evaporation of water from the leaves of a plant
Precipitation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
evaporation
The change of a liquid to a gas; the sun heats up and turns i…
20 terms
The Water Cycle
Water Cycle
Transpiration
Sun
Water Vapor
The process where water is constantly moving between the trop…
The process where plants lose excess water as a result of the…
source of thermal energy and the driving force behind the wat…
Water in gas form that has entered the atmosphere as a result…
Water Cycle
The process where water is constantly moving between the trop…
Transpiration
The process where plants lose excess water as a result of the…
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Water Cycle Vocabulary
conduction
convection
radiation
thermal energy transfer
transfer of heat from a warmer substance to a cooler substanc…
transfer of thermal energy in a fluid (liquid or gas), in whi…
transfer of energy in the form of electromagnetic waves
how heat moves from place to place
conduction
transfer of heat from a warmer substance to a cooler substanc…
convection
transfer of thermal energy in a fluid (liquid or gas), in whi…
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Water Cycle
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
a process at which molecules at the surface of a liquid absor…
water vapor cools and becomes a liquid
when water in the form of ice, rain, sleet, hail, or snow, fa…
water cycle
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
evaporation
a process at which molecules at the surface of a liquid absor…
30 terms
Hydrologic Cycle (Water Cycle)
Precipitation
evaporation
condensation
transpiration
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
The change of a liquid to a gas; the sun heats energy up and…
Gas to Liquid; gas gets colder and changes back to liquid , f…
Evaporation of water from the leaves of a plant gives of puri…
Precipitation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
evaporation
The change of a liquid to a gas; the sun heats energy up and…
15 terms
Lugo 6th Heat Transfer/Water Cycle
atmosphere
hydrosphere
weather
temperature
the envelope of gases that surrounds the planet
all the water on Earth
condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place
measures the average energy of motion of the particles in a s…
atmosphere
the envelope of gases that surrounds the planet
hydrosphere
all the water on Earth
17 terms
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
Transpiration
The change of a liquid to a gas
Changing from a gas to a liquid
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
Evaporation of water from the leaves of a plant
Evaporation
The change of a liquid to a gas
Condensation
Changing from a gas to a liquid
20 terms
Water Cycle
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
a process at which molecules at the surface of a liquid absor…
water vapor cools and becomes a liquid
when water in the form of ice, rain, sleet, hail, or snow, fa…
water cycle
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
evaporation
a process at which molecules at the surface of a liquid absor…
18 terms
Water Cycle
abiotic
biotic
evaporation
condensation
A term that describes a nonliving factor in an ecosystem.
Describes living factors in the environment.
The change of a substance from a liquid to a gas
The change of state from a gas to a liquid
abiotic
A term that describes a nonliving factor in an ecosystem.
biotic
Describes living factors in the environment.
28 terms
Beacon Cove Baker - water cycle & weather
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
Atmosphere
the change from a liquid to a gas
the change from a gas into a liquid
the falling to Earth of any form of water (rain, snow, hail o…
the mixture of gasses surrounding the Earth
Evaporation
the change from a liquid to a gas
Condensation
the change from a gas into a liquid
9 terms
Water Cycle
groundwater
precipitation
evaporation
aquifer
water that seeps below the surface
when water in the air falls to the Earth
when water changes from a liquid to a gas
an underground layer of rock or sand that contains water
groundwater
water that seeps below the surface
precipitation
when water in the air falls to the Earth
28 terms
Hydrologic Cycle (Water Cycle)
Precipitation
evaporation
condensation
transpiration
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
The change of a liquid to a gas; the sun heats energy up and…
Gas to Liquid; gas gets colder and changes back to liquid , f…
Evaporation of water from the leaves of a plant gives of puri…
Precipitation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
evaporation
The change of a liquid to a gas; the sun heats energy up and…
10 terms
Water Cycle Terms
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
Transpiration
Water changes from a liquid to a vapor or gas
Water vapor (gas) changes into a liquid
Water that falls to Earth from the atmosphere. Examples: Rain…
Water vapor given off from plants and animals
Evaporation
Water changes from a liquid to a vapor or gas
Condensation
Water vapor (gas) changes into a liquid
12 terms
Water Cycle Questions
Evaporate
Condensation
Runoff
Sunlight and Gravity
What is the term that means liquid water changes into its gas…
The Dew on plants is an examples of
Water that is flowing towards sea level is called
Two driving forces for the water cycle
Evaporate
What is the term that means liquid water changes into its gas…
Condensation
The Dew on plants is an examples of
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Waves
wave
energy
medium
mechanical waves
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another…
the ability to do work or cause change (and what gets transfe…
a substance through which a wave moves (ex: solids, liquids,…
a wave that transfers energy through matter (ex: rope waves,…
wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another…
energy
the ability to do work or cause change (and what gets transfe…
18 terms
Hockaday The Water Cycle Terms and Definitions
lithosphere
hydrosphere
atmosphere
also called
the solid part of the surface of a planet
water found on under, and above the surface of a planet
the layer or layers of gases surrounding a planet
hydrologic cycle
lithosphere
the solid part of the surface of a planet
hydrosphere
water found on under, and above the surface of a planet
9 terms
6th Grade Water Cycle 3rd Period
Salinity
Radiation
Basin
Convection
The dissolved salt content in a body of water.
Energy transferred by waves or rays.
Low area on Earth in which an ocean formed when the area fill…
Transfer of heat by the flow of material.
Salinity
The dissolved salt content in a body of water.
Radiation
Energy transferred by waves or rays.
34 terms
Water Cycle Terms
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
Transpiration
- Process by which a liquid becomes a gas
the process of changing from a gaseous to a liquid or state
the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or ha…
loss of water from a plant through its leaves
Evaporation
- Process by which a liquid becomes a gas
Condensation
the process of changing from a gaseous to a liquid or state
32 terms
Waves
wave
transverse waves
longitudinal waves
potential energy
The distance between a point on one wave and the same point o…
A wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
a wave in which the particles move parallel to the path of th…
Energy that is stored and held in readiness
wave
The distance between a point on one wave and the same point o…
transverse waves
A wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
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