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Science Ch. 1: Earth: The Water Planet
polar molecule
capillary action
surface tension
solute
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
the combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
the tightness across the surface of water that is caused by p…
a substance that is able to dissolve in a solvent ... ex: kool-a…
polar molecule
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
capillary action
the combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
8 terms
Earth science vocabulary (the water planet)
Global ocean
Sea
Oceanography
Sonar
the body of salt water that covers nearly three-fourths of Ea…
a large, commonly saline body of water that is smaller than a…
the scientific study of the ocean, including the properties a…
sound navigation and ranging, a system that uses acoustic sig…
Global ocean
the body of salt water that covers nearly three-fourths of Ea…
Sea
a large, commonly saline body of water that is smaller than a…
65 terms
Science Chapter 1 Earth: The Water Planet
polar molecule
capillary action
surface tension
solution
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
combined force of attraction among water molecules and with t…
tightness across the surface of water that is caused by polar…
a mixture that forms when one substance dissolves in another
polar molecule
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
capillary action
combined force of attraction among water molecules and with t…
29 terms
Science Chapter One - Earth: The Water Planet
polar molecule
capillary action
surface tension
solution
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
the combined for of attraction among water molecules and with…
the tightness across the surface of water that is caused by t…
a mixture that forms when one substance dissolves another
polar molecule
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
capillary action
the combined for of attraction among water molecules and with…
42 terms
Science Chapter 1 Earth: The Water Planet
polar molecule
capillary action
surface tension
solution
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
combined force of attraction among water molecules and with t…
tightness across the surface of water that is caused by polar…
a mixture that forms when one substance dissolves in another
polar molecule
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
capillary action
combined force of attraction among water molecules and with t…
8 terms
Earth: The Water Planet
aquifer
geyser
glacier
lake
layer of rock or sediment that holds water
type of hot spring that is forced out of passage by heated ga…
huge, slow-moving mass of ice and snow
collection of water in a hollow, or low-lying area of land
aquifer
layer of rock or sediment that holds water
geyser
type of hot spring that is forced out of passage by heated ga…
25 terms
Earth Science Chapter 22- The Water Planet
Compared to the average elevation of t…
The density of water at 4 degrees Cels…
Many of the basic tools of modern ocea…
The average mass of dissolved salts in…
four times as great
0.92 g/cm^3
World War 2
35 grams
Compared to the average elevation of t…
four times as great
The density of water at 4 degrees Cels…
0.92 g/cm^3
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Earth Science chapter 22 Water Planet
The most abundant ion in seawater is
Why are gold and silver not mined from…
The zone in which seawater temperature…
Sample P is 100 grams of water from th…
chloride
Gold and silver can be mined more cheaply on land.
thermocline
Both samples contain about the same mass of dissolved ions.
The most abundant ion in seawater is
chloride
Why are gold and silver not mined from…
Gold and silver can be mined more cheaply on land.
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Science 14.1 Earth: The Water Planet
Fresh water is a renewable ___________…
Another name for the water cycle is th…
About 97.5% of Earth's water is ______…
_____________ is water that is relativ…
resource
hydrologic cycle
salt water
Fresh water
Fresh water is a renewable ___________…
resource
Another name for the water cycle is th…
hydrologic cycle
Earth: The Water Planet. Properties of Water
polar molecule
capillary action
surface tension
solution
A molecule that has electrically charged areas.
The combination force of attraction among water molecules and…
The tightness across the surface of water that is caused by t…
A mixture that forms when one substance dissolves another.
polar molecule
A molecule that has electrically charged areas.
capillary action
The combination force of attraction among water molecules and…
32 terms
Earth Science 1100 Planet Earth Final Exam (WaterWaterEverywhere)
ocean distribution of planet
coasts
beach
fjord
71% of planet is covered by ocean
broad, sandy beaches... lush swampy wetlands... drowned river valle…
sloped shore made of wave deposited sediment
flooded glacial valleys
ocean distribution of planet
71% of planet is covered by ocean
coasts
broad, sandy beaches... lush swampy wetlands... drowned river valle…
24 terms
Science Ch. 1: Earth: The Water Planet
polar molecule
capillary action
surface tension
solute
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
the combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
the tightness across the surface of water that is caused by p…
a substance that is able to dissolve in a solvent ... ex: kool-a…
polar molecule
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
capillary action
the combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
28 terms
science ch.1 earth: the water planet
polar molecule
capillary action
surface tension
solution
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
the combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
the tightness across the surface of water that is caused by t…
a mixture that forms when one substance dissolves another
polar molecule
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
capillary action
the combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
31 terms
Earth: The Water Planet
polar molecule
capillary action
Surface
Solution
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
combined force of attraction among water molecules and with t…
Tension the tightness across the surface of water that is cau…
a mixture that forms when one substance dissolves in another
polar molecule
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
capillary action
combined force of attraction among water molecules and with t…
17 terms
Planet Earth EARTH SCIENCE
Altitude
atmosphere
contour interval
contour line
Elevation or height above sea level
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
the difference in elevation from one contour line to the next
a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height
Altitude
Elevation or height above sea level
atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
113 terms
Science 8 -- Earth: The Water Planet Chapter 1
How do people use water?
Plants use water +CO2+sun's energy to…
Do all parts of the U.S. receive enoug…
Irrigation
-washing face, brushing teeth, flushing toilet... -drinking, coo…
photosynthesis
NO!
the process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
How do people use water?
-washing face, brushing teeth, flushing toilet... -drinking, coo…
Plants use water +CO2+sun's energy to…
photosynthesis
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Science Ch.1 Earth: The water Planet Vocab
Irrigation
Photosynthesis
Water Vapor
Ground Water
The process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
The process by which plants use water, plus carbon dioxide an…
The invisible gaseous form of water
Water that fill the cracks and pores in underground soil and…
Irrigation
The process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
Photosynthesis
The process by which plants use water, plus carbon dioxide an…
8 terms
Science 14.1 Earth: The Water Planet
vidēre
potest
multōs
servōs
to see
he/she/it is able
Many
slaves
vidēre
to see
potest
he/she/it is able
18 terms
Science 14.1 Earth: The Water Planet - Vocabulary
Fresh Water
Surface Water
Runoff
River system
Water that is relatively pure with few dissolved salts.
Water found on Earth's surface.
Water that flows over land and has not been absorbed into the…
A network of connected streams and rivers.
Fresh Water
Water that is relatively pure with few dissolved salts.
Surface Water
Water found on Earth's surface.
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7th grade science: Earth the water planet
Earth as a planet
Earth's water makeup
Uses of water
Ways to reduce water use
• It is the only planet that can support life as we know it b…
-97% salt water found in oceans... -3% freshwater- not all is av…
-household purposes... -industry ... -transportation... -agriculture (…
-Reduce water use... -Recycle water... -Reuse water
Earth as a planet
• It is the only planet that can support life as we know it b…
Earth's water makeup
-97% salt water found in oceans... -3% freshwater- not all is av…
24 terms
Science Ch. 1: Earth: The Water Planet
polar molecule
capillary action
surface tension
solute
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
the combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
the tightness across the surface of water that is caused by p…
a substance that is able to dissolve in a solvent ... ex: kool-a…
polar molecule
a molecule that has electrically charged areas
capillary action
the combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
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8th grade science- Earth: The Water Planet
mid-ocean ridge
current
Coriolis Effect
habitat
an undersea mountain chain where new ocean floor is produced;…
a large stream of moving water that flows through the oceans
the effect of Earth's rotation on the direction of winds and…
an environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
mid-ocean ridge
an undersea mountain chain where new ocean floor is produced;…
current
a large stream of moving water that flows through the oceans
28 terms
Earth: The Water Planet-Chapter 1
polar molecule
capillary action
surface tension
solution
A molecule that has electrically charged areas.. For water, o…
The combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
the amount of energy required to stretch or increase the surf…
A mixture that forms when one substance dissolves another.
polar molecule
A molecule that has electrically charged areas.. For water, o…
capillary action
The combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
8 terms
Planet Earth Water on Earth
freshwater
glacier
surface water
precipitation
Does not have any saltwater and can be rivers, lakes, streams…
A large mass of moving ice and snow on land
Water above the surface of the land, including lakes, rivers,…
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
freshwater
Does not have any saltwater and can be rivers, lakes, streams…
glacier
A large mass of moving ice and snow on land
26 terms
Chapter 14 - Earth: The Water Planet
fresh water
surface water
runoff
river system
-Water that is relatively pure, with few dissolved salt
Water above the surface of the land, including lakes, rivers,…
water that flows over the ground surface rather than soaking…
A flowing network of rivers and streams draining a river basin.
fresh water
-Water that is relatively pure, with few dissolved salt
surface water
Water above the surface of the land, including lakes, rivers,…
16 terms
Earth: The Water Planet
irrigation
photosynthesis
water vapor
groundwater
Supplying water to areas of land to make them suitable for gr…
The process by which plants use water, plus carbon dioxide an…
The gaseous form of water.
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
irrigation
Supplying water to areas of land to make them suitable for gr…
photosynthesis
The process by which plants use water, plus carbon dioxide an…
10 terms
EARTH: THE WATER PLANET
H2O
Surface tension
Universal solvent
Capillary action
chemical formula used to represent water's unique structure w…
molecules on surface of water cause a tightness, almost givin…
water is known as the universal solvent because many substanc…
allows water to move through materials with pores or narrow s…
H2O
chemical formula used to represent water's unique structure w…
Surface tension
molecules on surface of water cause a tightness, almost givin…
36 terms
8th Grade Earth The Water Planet
water pollution
pollutant
point source
nonpoint source
The addition of any substance that has a negative effect on w…
A substance that causes pollution.
A specific source of pollution that can be identified.
A widely spread source of pollution that is difficult to link…
water pollution
The addition of any substance that has a negative effect on w…
pollutant
A substance that causes pollution.
18 terms
Weather on Earth: Investigation 3: Water Planet
condensation
water vapor
evaporation
cloud
the process by which water vapor is changed into liquid water…
the gas state of water
the process by which liquid water changes into water vapor (g…
tiny droplets of water that condense in the troposphere
condensation
the process by which water vapor is changed into liquid water…
water vapor
the gas state of water
28 terms
Earth: The Water Planet
Polar Molecule
Capillary Action
Surface Tension
Solution
A molecule that has electrically charged areas
The ability of a liquid to flow upward in narrow tubes, resul…
The resistance of a liquid to increase its surface area.
Homogeneous mixture of two or more substances in a single phy…
Polar Molecule
A molecule that has electrically charged areas
Capillary Action
The ability of a liquid to flow upward in narrow tubes, resul…
12 terms
Earth: The Water Planet
aquifier
climate
continental shelf
continental slope
The layer of rock and soil that groundwater flows through
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
A gently sloping, shallow area of the ocean floor that extend…
A steep incline of the ocean floor leading down from the edge…
aquifier
The layer of rock and soil that groundwater flows through
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
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Planet Earth- GroundWater
What is the Earth's water balanced by?
Oceans have what percent of earth's wa…
Glaciers have what percent of earth's…
Groundwater has what percent of earth'…
The sun
96%
3%
1%
What is the Earth's water balanced by?
The sun
Oceans have what percent of earth's wa…
96%
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Earth the water planet: freshwater
Headwaters
Downriver
Floodplain
Tributaries
Located at the start of the river, has a steep slope and narr…
The slope starts to decrease, the channel is wider and deeper…
Middle part of the river, more level ground, wider channel, h…
Smaller rivers or streams that feed into the river
Headwaters
Located at the start of the river, has a steep slope and narr…
Downriver
The slope starts to decrease, the channel is wider and deeper…
19 terms
Earth: The Water Planet
Irrigation
Water vapor
photosynthesis
groundwater
What farmers use in the field to water the crops.
An invisible, gaseous form of water
The process by which plants use water, carbon dioxide and ene…
Water that fills the cracks and pores in underground soil and…
Irrigation
What farmers use in the field to water the crops.
Water vapor
An invisible, gaseous form of water
28 terms
Earth: The Water Planet-Chapter 1
polar molecule
capillary action
surface tension
solution
A molecule that has electrically charged areas.. For water, o…
The combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
the amount of energy required to stretch or increase the surf…
A mixture that forms when one substance dissolves another.
polar molecule
A molecule that has electrically charged areas.. For water, o…
capillary action
The combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
11 terms
Earth the water planet
Capillary action
changing state
The water cycle
Universal solvent
always water to move through materials with pares or narrow s…
water can change into all states of matter within earths temp…
Continues posses by which water moves through the living and…
Water is known as the universal solvent because many substanc…
Capillary action
always water to move through materials with pares or narrow s…
changing state
water can change into all states of matter within earths temp…
41 terms
earth is the water planet
what percent of earth is covered by oc…
what percent of water is in glaciers o…
what percent of water is fee
what percent of earths water is in the…
70
2.8
.2
97.2
what percent of earth is covered by oc…
70
what percent of water is in glaciers o…
2.8
19 terms
Planet Earth: Sun, Water, & Land
solar energy
rotation
revolution
latitude
energy from the sun
one complete spin of Earth on its axis
trip around the sun
distance north or south of Earth's equator
solar energy
energy from the sun
rotation
one complete spin of Earth on its axis
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Foss Science Water Planet
Evaporate
Water Vapor
Saturated
Condensation
To change from liquid to gas
Water in its gas form
When the air cannot hold any more water vapor
The process by which water vapor changes into liquid water, u…
Evaporate
To change from liquid to gas
Water Vapor
Water in its gas form
17 terms
Earth: The Water Planet, Terms
irrigation
habitat
groundwater
photosynthesis
The process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
The place where an organism lives and that provides the thing…
Water that fills the cracks and pores in underground soil and…
The process by which plants use water, plus carbon dioxide an…
irrigation
The process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
habitat
The place where an organism lives and that provides the thing…
16 terms
earth: the water planet
irrigation
photosynthesis
water vapor
ground water
The process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
the process by which plants use water, plus carbon dioxide an…
the invisible, gaseous form of water
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
irrigation
The process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
photosynthesis
the process by which plants use water, plus carbon dioxide an…
18 terms
Earth:The Water Planet
Habitat
Groundwater
aquifer
evaporation
the place where an organism lives and obtains all of the thin…
water that is underground... About 1/3 of all freshwater is grou…
a body of permeable rock that can contain groundwater
liquid changes to gas
Habitat
the place where an organism lives and obtains all of the thin…
Groundwater
water that is underground... About 1/3 of all freshwater is grou…
11 terms
Earth: The Water Planet
water vapor
capillary action
surface tension
reservoir
water in its gaseous state
the combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
the tightness across the surface of water that is caused by t…
a lake that stores water for humans to use
water vapor
water in its gaseous state
capillary action
the combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
14 terms
Earth: The Water Planet
irrigation
water vapor
polar molecule
solution
the process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
the invisible, gaseous form of water
a molecule that has electrically charged particles
a mixture that forms when one substance dissolves another
irrigation
the process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
water vapor
the invisible, gaseous form of water
14 terms
Earth: The Water Planet
Earth's water makeup
Uses of water
Water's importance
Three ways to conserve water
97% of Earth's water is salt water, 3% is fresh water
Household purposes (laundry, showers), industry (in factories…
All organisms need water to carry out body processes and surv…
Reduce water use, recycle, and reuse water
Earth's water makeup
97% of Earth's water is salt water, 3% is fresh water
Uses of water
Household purposes (laundry, showers), industry (in factories…
17 terms
Earth the water planet
The chemical make up of water
Capillary action
Surface tension
Solvent properties
Two hydrogen atoms and one oxygen atom
The combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
The tightness across the surface of water that is caused by t…
Something
The chemical make up of water
Two hydrogen atoms and one oxygen atom
Capillary action
The combined force of attraction among water molecules and wi…
17 terms
Earth: The water planet
Irrigation
phtotsynthesis
water vapor
groundwater
the process of supplying water to areas that need water to gr…
carbon dioxide and energy from the sun help make food
the gaseous from water, it is invisible
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
Irrigation
the process of supplying water to areas that need water to gr…
phtotsynthesis
carbon dioxide and energy from the sun help make food
17 terms
6th Grade Science Chapter 9 Earth: The Water Planet Review
Irrigation
Photosynthesis
Habitat
Water Vapor
The process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
Plants use water, plus carbon dioxide and energy from the sun…
A place where an organism lives and provides the things it ne…
The gaseous form of water.
Irrigation
The process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
Photosynthesis
Plants use water, plus carbon dioxide and energy from the sun…
28 terms
planet Earth - water masses
SALINITY
SALINITY based on Chlorinity
SALINITY based on Conductivity
TEMPERATURE - Platinum Resistant Therm…
Salinity is the total amount of solid materials (in grams) di…
hlorinity is the amount of halogens (chlorinity, bromine, iod…
Conductivity is measured by placing electrodes in seawater an…
It is used by national standards laboratories to interpolate…
SALINITY
Salinity is the total amount of solid materials (in grams) di…
SALINITY based on Chlorinity
hlorinity is the amount of halogens (chlorinity, bromine, iod…
17 terms
Earth: The Water Planet
irrigation
water vapor
photosynthesis
groundwater
the process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
the invisible, gaseous form of water
the process by which plants use water, plus carbon dioxide, a…
water that fills the cracks and pores in underground soil and…
irrigation
the process of supplying water to areas of land to make them…
water vapor
the invisible, gaseous form of water
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