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Earth Science Chapter 9: Surface Water
Runoff
Watershed
Tributaries
Divide
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
Rivers that flow into other streams
A high land area that separates one watershed from another
Runoff
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
Watershed
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
17 terms
Glencoe Earth Science Chp. 9: Surface Water
Bed Load
Divide
Floodplain
Solution
Sand, pebbles, and boulders that are moved along the bed of a…
High area of land that sperates two watershed areas (ex. the…
A low plain adjacent to a river that is formed chiefly of riv…
A mixture of two disolveable materials.
Bed Load
Sand, pebbles, and boulders that are moved along the bed of a…
Divide
High area of land that sperates two watershed areas (ex. the…
25 terms
Earth Science: Ch. 9 - Water Erosion and Deposition
runoff
rill erosion
channel
sheet erosion
water that flows over the ground surface rather than soaking…
Occurs when a small stream forms during a heavy rain, and as…
Water moving down the same path creates a groove.
Occurs when water that is flowing as sheets (opposite of narr…
runoff
water that flows over the ground surface rather than soaking…
rill erosion
Occurs when a small stream forms during a heavy rain, and as…
32 terms
Glencoe Earth Science Chapter 9 surface water
Runoff
Watershed
Divide
Suspension
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
A high land area that separates one watershed from another
The method of transportation for all particles small enough t…
Runoff
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
Watershed
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
23 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9: Surface Water
Runoff
Watershed
Tributaries
Divide
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
Rivers that flow into other streams
A high land area that separates one watershed from another
Runoff
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
Watershed
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
22 terms
Earth Science 9 - Chapter 13 Earth's Fresh Water
condensation
evaporation
hydrologic (water) cycle
precipitation
process in which a gas changes to a liquid
process in which a liquid changes to a gas
continuous movement of water around Earth between reservoirs,…
water that falls from clouds to the ground as rain, snow, sle…
condensation
process in which a gas changes to a liquid
evaporation
process in which a liquid changes to a gas
31 terms
Earth Science 9//The Water Cycle and Climate
The Water (Hydrologic) Cycle
transpiration
Of the precipitation that fall to the…
factors that decreases infiltration
earth has a limited supply of water → constantly being recycl…
the process where living plants release water vapor to the at…
-50% returns to the atmosphere by evaporation ... -18% infiltrat…
-flat particles... -hard rain... -unsorted
The Water (Hydrologic) Cycle
earth has a limited supply of water → constantly being recycl…
transpiration
the process where living plants release water vapor to the at…
35 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9: Surface Water
Runoff
Watershed
Tributaries
Divide
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
Rivers that flow into other streams
A high land area that separates one watershed from another
Runoff
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
Watershed
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
15 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9: Water Erosion and Deposition
Runoff
Channel
Sheet erosion
Drainage basin
water that does not sink into the ground or evaporate but ins…
a groove on the slope where the water eroded the soil. It hap…
It occurs when water that is flowing as sheets picks up and c…
The area of land from which a stream or river collects runoff…
Runoff
water that does not sink into the ground or evaporate but ins…
Channel
a groove on the slope where the water eroded the soil. It hap…
Glencoe Earth Science Chapter 9 surface water
Runoff
Watershed
Divide
Suspension
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
A high land area that separates one watershed from another
The method of transportation for all particles small enough t…
Runoff
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
Watershed
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
15 terms
9-Earth Science-Water Erosion and Deposition
Runoff
Channel
Sheet erosion
Drainage basin
water that does not sink into the ground or evaporate but ins…
a groove on the slope where the water eroded the soil. It hap…
It occurs when water that is flowing as sheets picks up and c…
The area of land from which a stream or river collects runoff…
Runoff
water that does not sink into the ground or evaporate but ins…
Channel
a groove on the slope where the water eroded the soil. It hap…
63 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9 Surface Water
The Water Cycle
Runoff
infiltrate
Soil Composition
continuing recycling of water
water flowing along earth's surface that doesn't infiltrate
soak in
affects water holding capacity
The Water Cycle
continuing recycling of water
Runoff
water flowing along earth's surface that doesn't infiltrate
9 terms
Glencoe Earth Science Chp. 9: Surface Water
Bed Load
Divide
Floodplain
Solution
Sand, pebbles, and boulders that are moved along the bed of a…
High area of land that sperates two watershed areas (ex. the…
A low plain adjacent to a river that is formed chiefly of riv…
A mixture of two disolveable materials.
Bed Load
Sand, pebbles, and boulders that are moved along the bed of a…
Divide
High area of land that sperates two watershed areas (ex. the…
23 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9: Surface Water
Runoff
Watershed
Tributaries
Divide
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
Rivers that flow into other streams
A high land area that separates one watershed from another
Runoff
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
Watershed
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
12 terms
Earth Science - Water Resources
aquifers
artesian
catchment area
estuaries
Underground water storage, usually composed of sand, gravel,…
Describes a confined aquifer containing groundwater that will…
The area where from rain drains into a stream or urban storm…
Coastal waters where seawater is measurably diluted with fres…
aquifers
Underground water storage, usually composed of sand, gravel,…
artesian
Describes a confined aquifer containing groundwater that will…
40 terms
Earth and Environmental Science - Water
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…
12 terms
Earth Science - Water
water cycle
water vapor
fresh water
salt water
constant movement of Earth's water from land to air and back…
water as a gas; it spreads through the atmosphere
water with little to no salt; found naturally in Earth's pond…
water containing salt; found naturally in Earth's oceans and…
water cycle
constant movement of Earth's water from land to air and back…
water vapor
water as a gas; it spreads through the atmosphere
16 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9: Surface Water
Runoff
Watershed
Divide
Suspension
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
A high land area that separates one watershed from another
The method of transportation for all particles small enough t…
Runoff
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
Watershed
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
17 terms
earth science chapter 9 surface water movement
runof
watershed
divide
suspension
water that flows over the ground surface rather than soaking…
An ecosystem where all water runoff drains into a single body…
a ridge of land that separates one watershed from another
A mixture in which particles can be seen and easily separated…
runof
water that flows over the ground surface rather than soaking…
watershed
An ecosystem where all water runoff drains into a single body…
17 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9 Surface Water
runnoff
watershed
divide
suspension
Water that flows across Earth's surface.
An ecosystem where all water runoff drains into a single body…
A ridge of land that separates one watershed from another.
The method of transporting particles that are small enough to…
runnoff
Water that flows across Earth's surface.
watershed
An ecosystem where all water runoff drains into a single body…
42 terms
Earth and Environmental Science - Water
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…
30 terms
Earth Science 9//The Water Cycle and Climate
adiabatic
angle of insolation
capillarity
capillarity water
(temperature change): change in the temperature of a gas caus…
angle of the sun above the horizon
ability of a soil to draw water upward into tiny pores
water help within the aerated zone of the soil above the wate…
adiabatic
(temperature change): change in the temperature of a gas caus…
angle of insolation
angle of the sun above the horizon
32 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9 surface Water
Runoff
Watershed
Divide
Suspension
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
A high land area that separates one watershed from another
The method of transportation for all particles small enough t…
Runoff
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
Watershed
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
27 terms
Glencoe Earth Science - Chapter 9 Surface Water
What landscape features on Earth are f…
How surface water moves materials and…
How surface water can move weathered m…
How a stream carries its load
Landscape features formed by surface water are among the most…
Running water has the greatest impact on humans because we de…
Runoff
A stream's load is all the material the streams carries, incl…
What landscape features on Earth are f…
Landscape features formed by surface water are among the most…
How surface water moves materials and…
Running water has the greatest impact on humans because we de…
11 terms
Science Water On Earth 9\29\16
oceans and salt lakes
3% and 2\3%
freshwater
Greenland
about 97% of water is found here
only ____ of the Earths water is freshwater, whch ______ is i…
more ____________ exists as groundwater than is found in all…
most of __________________ is covered by freshwater that is ice
oceans and salt lakes
about 97% of water is found here
3% and 2\3%
only ____ of the Earths water is freshwater, whch ______ is i…
75 terms
Surface Water (Ch9) - Earth Science
Runoff
Groundwater
Is water more likely to seep into the…
What happens with the water if the por…
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface.
Water that seeps into the ground.
Many pores.
The water will either form a puddle or become runoff.
Runoff
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface.
Groundwater
Water that seeps into the ground.
14 terms
Chapter 9 /Earth Science/ Surface water
Runoff
Watershed
Divide
Soloution
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
Drainage basin
High land area that separates one watershed from another
The material left behind when the stream water dissolves
Runoff
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
Watershed
Drainage basin
23 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9: Surface Water
Runoff
Watershed
Tributaries
Divide
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
Rivers that flow into other streams
A high land area that separates one watershed from another
Runoff
Water flowing downslope along Earth's surface
Watershed
All of the land area whose water drains into a stream system
54 terms
Irish Earth Science Water
Water cycle
Vapor
Evapotranspiration
Condensation
continuous movement of water from the atmosphere to the land…
water gas
processes where liquid water becomes vapor in the water cycle
change from vapor to liquid water
Water cycle
continuous movement of water from the atmosphere to the land…
Vapor
water gas
6 terms
Earth Science - The Water Cycle
precipitation
evaporation
condensation
condensation nuclei
rain, sleet, snow, hail
when a liquid changes into a gas
when a gas changes into a liquid
dust particles in the atmosphere
precipitation
rain, sleet, snow, hail
evaporation
when a liquid changes into a gas
14 terms
ch 9 earth science water cycle
watershed
divide
soil composition... rate of precipitation…
suspension
an area or ridge of land that separates waters flowing to dif…
a divide separating river systems that flow to opposite sides…
factors that influence whether water seeps into the ground or…
the method of transports for all particles small enough to be…
watershed
an area or ridge of land that separates waters flowing to dif…
divide
a divide separating river systems that flow to opposite sides…
92 terms
Science: The Earth's Water
water structures
hydrogen's atomic number
oxygen's atomic number
what does the atomic number mean
#1 hydrogen atoms (2 of them) and #8 oxygen bonded together
1
8
that there are that number of protrons, neutrons and electron…
water structures
#1 hydrogen atoms (2 of them) and #8 oxygen bonded together
hydrogen's atomic number
1
28 terms
Earth Science: Ocean Water
Abyssal Zone
Bathyal Zone
Benthic Zone
Benthos
Has no sunlight because it begins at a depth of 4,000 meters…
Begins at the continental slope and extends to a depth of 4,0…
The bottom region of oceans and bodies of fresh water.
Organisms that live at the bottom of oceans or bodies of fres…
Abyssal Zone
Has no sunlight because it begins at a depth of 4,000 meters…
Bathyal Zone
Begins at the continental slope and extends to a depth of 4,0…
15 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9: Water Erosion and Deposition
Runoff
Channel
Sheet erosion
Drainage basin
water that does not sink into the ground or evaporate but ins…
a groove on the slope where the water eroded the soil. It hap…
It occurs when water that is flowing as sheets picks up and c…
The area of land from which a stream or river collects runoff…
Runoff
water that does not sink into the ground or evaporate but ins…
Channel
a groove on the slope where the water eroded the soil. It hap…
22 terms
Water Cycle - Earth Science Unit
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Transpiration
Crystallization
The continuous process of water moving from Earth's surface t…
Heat from the sun causes water to change from liquid to vapor…
Most of the water a plant takes in through its roots passes t…
Ice from ocean water results in relatively pure water in the…
Water Cycle
The continuous process of water moving from Earth's surface t…
Evaporation
Heat from the sun causes water to change from liquid to vapor…
28 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9:Climate and Water Cycle
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Transpiration
Condensation
The recycling of water between the ocean, air, land
Liquid to gas happens mostly over oceans
Plants release water into the atmosphere
Gas to liquid this forms clouds
Water Cycle
The recycling of water between the ocean, air, land
Evaporation
Liquid to gas happens mostly over oceans
21 terms
Science Earth's Water
Infiltration
Groundwater
Three examples of surface water
Surface water
When water on land seeps into the ground.
Water found in spaces between rock particles below Earth's su…
Streams, lakes, rivers
Water above earths surface. Comes from preciptation, or water…
Infiltration
When water on land seeps into the ground.
Groundwater
Water found in spaces between rock particles below Earth's su…
16 terms
Earth Science - Water Vapor
evaporates
liquid
gas
water vapor
The physical change from a liquid to a gas.
A state of matter with no definite shape but has a definite v…
A state of matter with NO definite shape or volume.
The gas form of water.
evaporates
The physical change from a liquid to a gas.
liquid
A state of matter with no definite shape but has a definite v…
18 terms
Earth and Environmental Science: Water
Salt water
Fresh water
Ice
liquid water
96% of all water
4% of all water
3% of fresh water
1% of all fresh water
Salt water
96% of all water
Fresh water
4% of all water
26 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9 Test Surface Water
Simplified Water Cycle
discuss how the following affect runof…
Example of tributary of the Mississipp…
all of the land that is drained by a R…
runoff/absorption , evaporation , condensation, precipitation
steeper slope- more runoff... larger particles or humus- less ru…
Ohio, Missouri
watershed/ drainage basin
Simplified Water Cycle
runoff/absorption , evaporation , condensation, precipitation
discuss how the following affect runof…
steeper slope- more runoff... larger particles or humus- less ru…
36 terms
Earth Science Chapter 9-Surface Water
Water cycle definition and process
Often, what does a water molecule's pa…
What powers the repeated process of ev…
Runoff
The continuous process through which Earth's water supply is…
Time spent within a living organism or as part of a snowfield…
The Sun's energy
Water that flows downslope on Earth's surface and may enter a…
Water cycle definition and process
The continuous process through which Earth's water supply is…
Often, what does a water molecule's pa…
Time spent within a living organism or as part of a snowfield…
18 terms
Science Chapter 4 Earth's Water
ocean
fresh water
evaporation
water vapor
A large body of salt water.
Water that has little or no salt.
The changing of a liquid into gas.
Water in the form of an invisible, odorless gas.
ocean
A large body of salt water.
fresh water
Water that has little or no salt.
24 terms
Science: Earth's Water
Polarity
Cohesion
Adhesion
Solvent
Anything with a positive charge at one end and a negative cha…
The force that holds molecules of a (single) matter together.
The property that holds (different) substances together.
In a liquid solution, the substance in which the solute disso…
Polarity
Anything with a positive charge at one end and a negative cha…
Cohesion
The force that holds molecules of a (single) matter together.
65 terms
Earth Science Ch.6 Water on Earth
condensation
evaporation
hydrological (water) cycle
infiltration
Change in a substance from a gas to a liquid. Condensation re…
Change in a substance from a liquid to a gas; evaporation nee…
Movements of water in and between reservoirs (e.g. oceans, cl…
Water that seeps into the ground.
condensation
Change in a substance from a gas to a liquid. Condensation re…
evaporation
Change in a substance from a liquid to a gas; evaporation nee…
28 terms
Water Cycle- Earth Science
groundwater
spring
lake
glacier
water that has soaked into the ground and fills the spaces or…
seeping groundwater which may flow to the surface or into lak…
body of fresh water entirely surrounded by land or nearly sur…
huge mass of slowly moving ice formed on land by the compacti…
groundwater
water that has soaked into the ground and fills the spaces or…
spring
seeping groundwater which may flow to the surface or into lak…
58 terms
Earth Science Running Water and Groundwater
Water Cycle
Infiltration
Water Cycle Balance
Runoff
The continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
the process by which water on the ground surface enters the s…
Average annual precipitation=the amount of water that evapora…
Part of the water cycle where an excess of water runs down an…
Water Cycle
The continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
Infiltration
the process by which water on the ground surface enters the s…
22 terms
Glencoe Science Earth Science Chapter 9 Surface Water - incomplete
runoff
watershed
divide
solution
water that flows downslope on Earth's surface and may enter a…
land area drained by a stream system; also called drainage ba…
elevated land that divides one watershed, or drainage basin,…
material carried in this
runoff
water that flows downslope on Earth's surface and may enter a…
watershed
land area drained by a stream system; also called drainage ba…
51 terms
Earth and Environmental Science - Water
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…
55 terms
Earth Science Water Cycle and Climate
Water
hydrologic or water cycle
Ground Water
runoff
H2O
The movement of water in the environment - from the atmospher…
Precipitation that collects underground water into the Earth'…
Part of the water cycle where an excess of water runs down an…
Water
H2O
hydrologic or water cycle
The movement of water in the environment - from the atmospher…
11 terms
Earth Science: Water Cycle
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
Sublimation
The process in which water changes from a liquid to gas
The process in which vapor rises into the air where cooler te…
The process in which air currents move clouds and when cloud…
The process in which ice and snow change directly into a vapo…
Evaporation
The process in which water changes from a liquid to gas
Condensation
The process in which vapor rises into the air where cooler te…
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