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CHAPTER 15 - Access To Fresh Water
Aquifer
Cholera
Cold Front
Condensation
A layer of rock which water can flow through (an underground…
An acute fatal disease with symptoms or diarrhoea and cramps.
Boundary between warm air and advancing cold air.
When water vapour changes from a gas to a liquid causing wate…
Aquifer
A layer of rock which water can flow through (an underground…
Cholera
An acute fatal disease with symptoms or diarrhoea and cramps.
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Access to Fresh Water - Chapter 15
Well
Watertable
Water Cycle
Transpiration
A hole or shaft bored into the ground to tap a supply of unde…
the upper point when water can be found in the ground.
Circulation System that carries water from the oceans, throug…
Loss of water from plants into the atmosphere.
Well
A hole or shaft bored into the ground to tap a supply of unde…
Watertable
the upper point when water can be found in the ground.
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Chapter 15- Access to Fresh Water
Aquifer
Well
Chloera
Watertable
Layer of rock through which water can flow
A hole or a shaft bored into the ground to tap a supply of un…
An infectious disease accompanied by severe diarrhoea and cra…
The upper point at which water can be found in the ground
Aquifer
Layer of rock through which water can flow
Well
A hole or a shaft bored into the ground to tap a supply of un…
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CHAPTER 15- ACCESS TO FRESH WATER
Agquifer
Cholera
Cold front
condensation
layer of rock through which water can flow; a store for under…
an acute, infectious, intestinal disease accompanied by sever…
boundary between warm air and advancing cold air
occurs when water vapour changes from gas to a liquid, result…
Agquifer
layer of rock through which water can flow; a store for under…
Cholera
an acute, infectious, intestinal disease accompanied by sever…
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CHAPTER 15~ACCESS TO FRESH WATER
Aquifer
Cholera
Cold Front
Condensation
layer of rock through which water can flow, a store for under…
an acute, infectious, intestinal disease accompanied by sever…
boundary between warm air and advancing cold air
occurs when water vapour changes from a gas to a liquid, resu…
Aquifer
layer of rock through which water can flow, a store for under…
Cholera
an acute, infectious, intestinal disease accompanied by sever…
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Chapter 15 - Access to Fresh Water
Ground Water
Fresh Water
Transpiration
Run-off
Under the surface of the ground that has seeped through soil…
Opposite to salt water.
Loss of water from plants into the atmosphere.
Water from precipitation that runs off the surface of the lan…
Ground Water
Under the surface of the ground that has seeped through soil…
Fresh Water
Opposite to salt water.
Chapter 15 - Access to Fresh Water
aquifer
cholera
cold front
condensation
layer of rock through which water can flow; a store for under…
an acute, infectious, intestinal disease accompanied by sever…
boundary between warm air and advancing cold air
occurs when water vapour changes from gas to liquid, resultin…
aquifer
layer of rock through which water can flow; a store for under…
cholera
an acute, infectious, intestinal disease accompanied by sever…
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Chapter 15 & 17 - Fresh Water
Importance of water to life
Water Cycle
Water Distribution on Earth
Parts of an aquifer and function of each
Biological functions, warming Earth, maintain Earth's tempera…
series of natural processes by which water continually moves…
97% of Earth's water is salt water in oceans and 3% is fresh…
Drainage zone, Recharge zone, and Artesian zone
Importance of water to life
Biological functions, warming Earth, maintain Earth's tempera…
Water Cycle
series of natural processes by which water continually moves…
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Geography Chapter 15, Access To Fresh Water
Aquifer
Cholera
Well
Cold front
layer of rock through which water can flow
an acute, infectious, intestinal disease accompanied by sever…
a hole or a shaft bored into the ground to tap a supply of un…
boundary between warm air and advancing cold air
Aquifer
layer of rock through which water can flow
Cholera
an acute, infectious, intestinal disease accompanied by sever…
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Glossary Terms - Chapter 15 - Access To Fresh Water
Aquifier
Cold front
Cyanaid
Evaporation
Layer of rock through which water can flow, a store for under…
boundary between warm air and advancing cold air.
highly poisonous salt, toxic to all living things particularl…
the process by which water changes to water vapour when heated.
Aquifier
Layer of rock through which water can flow, a store for under…
Cold front
boundary between warm air and advancing cold air.
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APES: Chapter 15 Fresh Water Resources
Fresh Water
Floodplain
Wetlands
Groundwater
Relatively pure w/ few dissolved salts.
Areas near a river's course that flood periodically.
Systems that combine elements of freshwater & dry land; very…
1/5 of the earth's freshwater supply.
Fresh Water
Relatively pure w/ few dissolved salts.
Floodplain
Areas near a river's course that flood periodically.
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Science Ch.15 Fresh water: questions
71% of the earth is covered with liqui…
How does stream gradient and stream lo…
Explain how meander, deltas, and alluv…
How does water become groundwater? Wha…
3% ... Lakes rivers streams and in the ground
Stream load- river or storm transports soil loose rock fragme…
Meander: When river bends the velocity or speed of the water…
It comes from Precipitation that does not fun off into stream…
71% of the earth is covered with liqui…
3% ... Lakes rivers streams and in the ground
How does stream gradient and stream lo…
Stream load- river or storm transports soil loose rock fragme…
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Science Ch.15 Fresh water on Earth: Vocab
Trubutary
Watershed
Divide
Stream Load
Streams that flow into a lake or larger stream
The area of land that is drained by a river system
The elevated regions that separate watersheds
process of a river or stream transporting soil, loose rock fr…
Trubutary
Streams that flow into a lake or larger stream
Watershed
The area of land that is drained by a river system
Fresh Words 15
plethora (n.)
prestigious (adj.)
prudent (adj.)
provisional (adj.)
an excess of (something)
admitting respect and admiration having high status
acting with or showing care and through for the future
arranged or existing for the present, possibly to be changed
plethora (n.)
an excess of (something)
prestigious (adj.)
admitting respect and admiration having high status
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7th Grade Chapter 11 Vocabulary Fresh Water
groundwater
tributary
watershed
divide
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
The streams and smaller rivers that feed into a main river.
The land area that supplies water to a river system.
One watershed is separated from another by a ridge of land.
groundwater
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
tributary
The streams and smaller rivers that feed into a main river.
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Chapter 12: Fresh Water
Water Cycle
Transpiration
Evaporation
Groundwater
-the continuous process by which water moves from the Earth's…
-when the plants release water through their leaves
-when liquid water changes to a gas called water vapor
-water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil a…
Water Cycle
-the continuous process by which water moves from the Earth's…
Transpiration
-when the plants release water through their leaves
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Fresh Water Chapter 1
habitat
groundwater
water cycle
evaporation
an area that provides an organism with its basic needs for su…
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
the continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
the change of a substance from a liquid to a gas
habitat
an area that provides an organism with its basic needs for su…
groundwater
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
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Chapter 11. Fresh water
Tributary
Watershed
Divide
Channel
A stream or river that flows into a larger river
An area of land that drains into a river or lake. Also known…
one watershed is separated from another by a ridge of land
the path that a stream follows
Tributary
A stream or river that flows into a larger river
Watershed
An area of land that drains into a river or lake. Also known…
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Bio 15.2 (Fresh)
derived traits
ancestral traits
homologous structures
vestigial structures
newly evolved features that do not appear in fossils of commo…
more primitive features that appear in fossils of common ance…
anatomically similar structures inherited from a common ances…
structures that are the reduced forms of functional structure…
derived traits
newly evolved features that do not appear in fossils of commo…
ancestral traits
more primitive features that appear in fossils of common ance…
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Chapter 11. Fresh Water
Tributary
Watershed
Divide
Channel
A stream that flows into a lake or into a larger river
The area of land where surface water drains when the ground i…
A ridge of land that separates one watershed from another
The path that a stream follows
Tributary
A stream that flows into a lake or into a larger river
Watershed
The area of land where surface water drains when the ground i…
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Chapter 11 fresh water.
Tributary
Watershed/drainage basin
Divide
Channel
A stream that flow into a lake or a long stream.
The area of land that is drained by a water system
The boundary between drainage areas that have streams that fl…
The path that a stream follows
Tributary
A stream that flow into a lake or a long stream.
Watershed/drainage basin
The area of land that is drained by a water system
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Chapter 1 Fresh Water
habitat
groundwater
water cycle
evaporation
the place where an organism lives and obtains all the things…
water that fills the spaces in underground soil and rock layers
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
the process by which molecules at the surface of a liquid abs…
habitat
the place where an organism lives and obtains all the things…
groundwater
water that fills the spaces in underground soil and rock layers
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Chapter 12: Fresh Water
water cycle
3%
groundwater
tributaries
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
the percentage of fresh water on Earth (97% is salt water)
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
streams and small rivers that flow into larger rivers
water cycle
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
3%
the percentage of fresh water on Earth (97% is salt water)
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Chapter 1 Fresh Water
Habitat
groundwater
water cycle
evaporation
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces underground soil and r…
The continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
The process by which molecules at the surface of a liquid abs…
Habitat
An environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
groundwater
Water that fills the cracks and spaces underground soil and r…
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chapter 10 Fresh water
Water cycle
Precipitation
groundwater
wetland
The contunial movement of water among earths atmosphere,ocean…
any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches earths s…
water that fills the cracks and spaces in under ground soil a…
a land area that is covered with a shallow layer of water dur…
Water cycle
The contunial movement of water among earths atmosphere,ocean…
Precipitation
any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches earths s…
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Fresh Water- Chapter 12
Water Cycle
Precipitation
groundwater
tributary
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
rain, snow, sleet or hail that falls back to the Earth
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
the streams and smaller rivers that feed into a main river
Water Cycle
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Precipitation
rain, snow, sleet or hail that falls back to the Earth
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Chapter 1: Fresh Water
habitat
97%
3%
~2/3
the place where an organism lives and gets resources needed t…
amount of Earth's water that is salty
amount of Earth's water that is fresh
amount of Earth's freshwater that is frozen
habitat
the place where an organism lives and gets resources needed t…
97%
amount of Earth's water that is salty
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Chapter 1-Fresh Water
Habitat
Groundwater
Water Cycle
Evaporation
the place or environment where a plant or animal naturally or…
water within the earth especially that supplies wells and spr…
hydrologic cycle
to convert into vapor
Habitat
the place or environment where a plant or animal naturally or…
Groundwater
water within the earth especially that supplies wells and spr…
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Chapter 1 Fresh Water
habitat
evaporation
water cycle
groundwater
an environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
the process by which molecules at the surface of a liquid abs…
the continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
habitat
an environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
evaporation
the process by which molecules at the surface of a liquid abs…
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Chapter 12: Fresh water
Water cycle
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
The process of water moving from the sea to the clouds to the…
Water changing from a liquid to a gas and moving into the ato…
Water vapor changing into clouds
Water falling back to the land from the clouds
Water cycle
The process of water moving from the sea to the clouds to the…
Evaporation
Water changing from a liquid to a gas and moving into the ato…
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Chapter 1 Fresh Water
Tributaries
Artesian Well
Still
Nutrients
The streams and small rivers that feed into a main river are…
A well in which groundwater rises because of pressure is call…
The water in ponds and lakes is __________.
Wetlands provide habitats for many living things because of t…
Tributaries
The streams and small rivers that feed into a main river are…
Artesian Well
A well in which groundwater rises because of pressure is call…
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Chapter 15
Scalp Steamer
as often as necessary
chemically treated
sediment
During a dry hair and scalp treatment, a _____, which resembl…
Hair should be shampooed _____.
Hair that has been lightened, colored, permed, chemically rel…
Fresh water from lakes and streams is purified by _____, in w…
Scalp Steamer
During a dry hair and scalp treatment, a _____, which resembl…
as often as necessary
Hair should be shampooed _____.
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Fresh Water Chapter 2
runoff
factors that affect runoff
tributaries
river system
water that flows over the ground surface rather than soaking…
nature of the ground surface, rate of rainfall, slope of the…
a smaller stream or river that feeds into a main river
a river and all its tributaries together
runoff
water that flows over the ground surface rather than soaking…
factors that affect runoff
nature of the ground surface, rate of rainfall, slope of the…
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Chapter 1 Flow of Fresh Water
Erosion
Water Cycle
Tributary
Watershed
Processes by which soil and sediment are transported from one…
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
a stream that flows into a lake or into a larger river.
the area of land that is drained by a water system, an area o…
Erosion
Processes by which soil and sediment are transported from one…
Water Cycle
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
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Fresh Water - Chapter 12
water cycle
precipitation
groundwater
watershed
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Rain, snow, sleet or hail that falls from clouds in the sky
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
A region or area bounded peripherally by a divide and drainin…
water cycle
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
precipitation
Rain, snow, sleet or hail that falls from clouds in the sky
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Fresh Water Chapter 10
How do rivers begin?
runoff
rain that falls can (3 things can happ…
What factors influence whether water s…
trickles of water run over the ground and join together in a…
The remaining water that flows over the ground surface
evaporate... soak into soil... form runoff
depends on the particle size between the soil
How do rivers begin?
trickles of water run over the ground and join together in a…
runoff
The remaining water that flows over the ground surface
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chapter 15
biosphere
biota
hydroshere
atmosphere
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
The collection of living things that live in the biosphere
all water on earth
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
biosphere
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
biota
The collection of living things that live in the biosphere
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Chapter 12 Fresh Water
Water cycle
Precipitation
Groundwater
Tributaries
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
drops of water that form due to condensation in clouds and ev…
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
streams and smaller rivers that feed into a main river
Water cycle
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Precipitation
drops of water that form due to condensation in clouds and ev…
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Chapter 1-Flow of Fresh Water
Water Cycle
Water Table
well
youthful river
continuous movement of water from water sources, such as lake…
The zone of aeration and the zone of saturation meet at an un…
a human-made hole that is deeper than the level of the water…
erodes its channel deeper rather than wider; has a steep grad…
Water Cycle
continuous movement of water from water sources, such as lake…
Water Table
The zone of aeration and the zone of saturation meet at an un…
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Chapter 10 Fresh Water
Water cycle
precipitation
groundwater
tributaries
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
rain, snow, sleet, or hail
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
the streams and rivers that feed into a main river
Water cycle
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
precipitation
rain, snow, sleet, or hail
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Science Chapter 11: Fresh Water
erosion
water cycle
precipitation
condensation
the process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
the continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls from clouds onto the Ea…
takes place when water vapor cools and changes into water dro…
erosion
the process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
water cycle
the continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
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Chapter 15
biosphere
biota
hydrosphere
atmosphere
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
Biotic factors.
collection of earths water bodies.
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
biosphere
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
biota
Biotic factors.
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Chapter 15
Alluvial Soil
Wadi
Phosphate
Domesticate
Noun. 1. alluvial soil - a fine-grained fertile soil deposite…
(in certain Arabic-speaking countries) a valley, ravine, or c…
a salt or ester of phosphoric acid,
tame (an animal) and keep it as a pet or for farm produce
Alluvial Soil
Noun. 1. alluvial soil - a fine-grained fertile soil deposite…
Wadi
(in certain Arabic-speaking countries) a valley, ravine, or c…
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Hon Fresh Eng: Vocab 13-15
Appreciable
Inordinate
Breadth
Negligible
Adjective; able to be estimated or measured
Adjective; exceeding reasonable limits; excessive
Noun; the distance from side to side, width
Adjective; amounting to a very little, trifling
Appreciable
Adjective; able to be estimated or measured
Inordinate
Adjective; exceeding reasonable limits; excessive
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Kevin Dang - Chapter 15
Fresh Water
Surface Water
Runoff
Watershed
Water that is relatively pure, holding very few dissolved sal…
Water located atop Earth's surface; Examples of surface water…
Water from precipitation that flows into streams, rivers, lak…
Entire area of land from which water drains into a given rive…
Fresh Water
Water that is relatively pure, holding very few dissolved sal…
Surface Water
Water located atop Earth's surface; Examples of surface water…
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Chapter 15 Renaissance and Reformation
Renaissance
Humanism
Secular
Baldassare Castiglione
Sustained period of renewed interest and remarkable developme…
The movement to reeducate people.
Having to do with worldly, as opposed to religious matters.
Italian diplomat who wrote a book called the Courtier, descri…
Renaissance
Sustained period of renewed interest and remarkable developme…
Humanism
The movement to reeducate people.
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Gr 6 Ch 15 Soil and Fresh Water Resources Vocab
humus
Soil containing humus is better for gr…
sediment
Parent rock
dark organic material formed in soil from the decayed remains…
because it retains more water
includes small rock particles like gravel, sand, silt and clay
does not affect the humus content of soil formation
humus
dark organic material formed in soil from the decayed remains…
Soil containing humus is better for gr…
because it retains more water
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Chapter 15 Vocabulary: Biology
biosphere
biota
hydrosphere
atmosphere
all organisms and the part of Earth where they exist.
collection of living things
the portion of Earth that is water
air blanketing Earth's solid surface
biosphere
all organisms and the part of Earth where they exist.
biota
collection of living things
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Chapter 15 VOCAB
Vindicate
Placebo
Emanate
Analogy
To clear from blame or suspicion; justify or prove right.
A substance which contains no medicine, but ... which the recei…
To flow or come out from a source; come forth
A comparison between two things in order to clarify or dramat…
Vindicate
To clear from blame or suspicion; justify or prove right.
Placebo
A substance which contains no medicine, but ... which the recei…
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Chapter 15 vocab
biosphere
climate
microclimate
desert
All the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
Climate within a small area that differs significantly from t…
A type of biome characterized by low moisture levels and infr…
biosphere
All the parts of the planet that are inhabited by living thin…
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
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