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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…
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Science: Chapter 2: Water on Earth
freshwater
icebergs
salt water
glaciers
water that has a low enough mineral content to be consumed by…
large frozen masses of freshwater floating in the ocean
water that contains dissolved salts and other minerals
huge, slow-moving mass of snow and ice
freshwater
water that has a low enough mineral content to be consumed by…
icebergs
large frozen masses of freshwater floating in the ocean
6 terms
Science Water on Earth
photosynthesis
habitat
groundwater
water cycle
process by which plants use water along with carbon dioxide a…
place where an organism lives and obtains all the things it n…
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
continuous process by which water moves from earths atmospher…
photosynthesis
process by which plants use water along with carbon dioxide a…
habitat
place where an organism lives and obtains all the things it n…
Water on Earth Science
What percentage of the human body is m…
What is the make-up of ocean water?
What is the most important difference…
What percentage of earths water supply…
60-75% of the human body is made up of water.💦
Ocean water is 3.5% salt by weight which is saltier than anyt…
Ocean water is to salty for humans to drink. Fresh water has…
3% of the water on earth is fresh water.
What percentage of the human body is m…
60-75% of the human body is made up of water.💦
What is the make-up of ocean water?
Ocean water is 3.5% salt by weight which is saltier than anyt…
Science; Water on Earth
The _________ is the continuous proces…
______________ is the process where li…
______________ is the process where ga…
When heavy drops of water fall down fo…
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
The _________ is the continuous proces…
Water Cycle
______________ is the process where li…
Evaporation
science water on earth
what precent of earth is water
what precent of earth is salt water
what state of matter is water vapor
What are the 4 sources of fresh water
97% water... 3%
71%
Gases and liquids
Surface water - Water found in streams, rivers, lakes, and re…
what precent of earth is water
97% water... 3%
what precent of earth is salt water
71%
Science water on earth
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,…
is the place where it lives and provides the things it needs…
most of the water in the atmosphere water vapor the gaseous f…
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,…
Water on Earth - Science
Condensation
Water Vapor
Gravity
Habitat
Occurs when a substance changes from a gas to a liquid.
Water in the gaseous state.
A force that attracts all objects toward each other.
The place where organisms lives and obtain all the things it…
Condensation
Occurs when a substance changes from a gas to a liquid.
Water Vapor
Water in the gaseous state.
Water on Earth- Science
Alkalinity
Aquifer
Channel
Delta
Refers to the water's ability to neutralize acid.
A body of rock or sediment that store groundwater and allows…
The path that a stream follows.
A fan shaped mass of material deposited at the mouth of a str…
Alkalinity
Refers to the water's ability to neutralize acid.
Aquifer
A body of rock or sediment that store groundwater and allows…
50 terms
Water on Earth; science
Erosion
water cycle
condensation
precipitation
The process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transport s…
The continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
Occurs when water vapor cools and changes into water droplets…
Rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls from clouds onto Earth'…
Erosion
The process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transport s…
water cycle
The continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
WATER ON EARTH KEY TERMS
Water vapor
Groundwater
Water cycle
Evaporation
The invisible, gaseous form of water.
Water that fills the cracks and pores in underground soil and…
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
The process by which molecules at the surface of a liquid, su…
Water vapor
The invisible, gaseous form of water.
Groundwater
Water that fills the cracks and pores in underground soil and…
Science Lesson 22 Water on Earth
groundwater
precipitation
water cycle
Water on Earth... Objectives
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
Any form of water that falls to the Earth's surface from the…
The continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
•Explain how Earth's water moves through the water cycle.... •D…
groundwater
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
precipitation
Any form of water that falls to the Earth's surface from the…
Water on Earth - Science
Condensation
Water Vapor
Gravity
Habitat
Occurs when a substance changes from a gas to a liquid.
Water in the gaseous state.
A force that attracts all objects toward each other.
The place where organisms lives and obtain all the things it…
Condensation
Occurs when a substance changes from a gas to a liquid.
Water Vapor
Water in the gaseous state.
Water on Earth - Science
Condensation
Water Vapor
Gravity
Habitat
Occurs when a substance changes from a gas to a liquid.
Water in the gaseous state.
A force that attracts all objects toward each other.
The place where organisms lives and obtain all the things it…
Condensation
Occurs when a substance changes from a gas to a liquid.
Water Vapor
Water in the gaseous state.
science Water on Earth
photosynthesis
Habitat
Groundwater
Water Cycle
Process by which plants use water, carbon dioxide and energy…
The place where it lives and obtains the things it needs to s…
Water that fills underground cracks and the spaces between so…
The continuous process by which water moves from earth's surf…
photosynthesis
Process by which plants use water, carbon dioxide and energy…
Habitat
The place where it lives and obtains the things it needs to s…
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Science Water on Earth
habitat
groundwater
water cycle
evaporation
the pace where an organism lives and obtains all the things i…
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
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 pace where an organism lives and obtains all the things i…
groundwater
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
Water on Earth Science
Point Source Pollution
Non-Point Source Pollution
Aquifer
Eutrophication
Pollution that comes from a single source in a specific site.
Pollution that cannot be traced from one location or source;…
An underground layer of rock, soil, gravel, or sand, that hol…
The process in which pollution adds too many nutrients to a b…
Point Source Pollution
Pollution that comes from a single source in a specific site.
Non-Point Source Pollution
Pollution that cannot be traced from one location or source;…
15 terms
Science-water on earth
Point source pollution
Non-point source pollution
Aquifer
Eutrophication
Pollution that can be traced from a single place or location
Pollution that cannot be traced from a single place or locati…
An underground layer of rock, soil, gravel, or sand that hold…
The process in which pollutuin adds too many nutrients to a b…
Point source pollution
Pollution that can be traced from a single place or location
Non-point source pollution
Pollution that cannot be traced from a single place or locati…
10 terms
Science; Water on Earth
Watershed
Gradient
Load
Discharge
An ecosystem where all water runoff drains into a single body…
a rate of inclination; a slope
Any materials carried by a stream.
An outflow of water from a stream, pipe, groundwater aquifer,…
Watershed
An ecosystem where all water runoff drains into a single body…
Gradient
a rate of inclination; a slope
9 terms
Science Chapter 7 Water on Earth
salinity
aquifer
water table
reservoir
a measure of how salty water is
layer of rock and soil that hold the groundwater
top level of groundwater in an aquifer
artificial lake that forms behind a dam
salinity
a measure of how salty water is
aquifer
layer of rock and soil that hold the groundwater
34 terms
Water on earth: Science
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
List four forms of precipitation
Produces water vapor from,bodies of water
Form clouds from water vapor
Results in water falling to Earth's surface
1. oceans... 2. Ice... 3. Rivers+lakes ... 4. Groundwater
Evaporation
Produces water vapor from,bodies of water
Condensation
Form clouds from water vapor
52 terms
Science water on earth
What percent of Earth's water is Saltw…
What percent of Earth's water is fresh…
What percent of Earth's water is frozen?
Where do the terms precipitation, evap…
97%
3%
2%
The water cycle
What percent of Earth's water is Saltw…
97%
What percent of Earth's water is fresh…
3%
5 terms
Science: Water on Earth Vocabulary
Desalination
Groundwater
Runoff
Water that covers about 71% of Earth's…
The removal of salt from salt water to make fresh water
Water that collects in spaces and cracks in rocks and soil un…
Rainwater that flows over land without sinking into the soil
What are oceans and seas?
Desalination
The removal of salt from salt water to make fresh water
Groundwater
Water that collects in spaces and cracks in rocks and soil un…
Vocabulary Science:Water on Earth
Point source pollution
Non-point source pollution
Aquifer
Eutrophication
pollution that comes from a single source in a specific locat…
pollution that cannot be traced from one location or source;…
an underground layer of rock, soil, gravel, or sand that hold…
the process in which pollution adds too many nutrients to a b…
Point source pollution
pollution that comes from a single source in a specific locat…
Non-point source pollution
pollution that cannot be traced from one location or source;…
9 terms
Science Chapter 7 Water on Earth
salinity
aquifer
water table
reservoir
a measure of how salty water is
layer of rock and soil that hold the groundwater
top level of groundwater in an aquifer
artificial lake that forms behind a dam
salinity
a measure of how salty water is
aquifer
layer of rock and soil that hold the groundwater
Science Vocabulary: Water on Earth
Point source pollution
Non point source pollution
Aquifer
Eutrophication
Pollution from a single source in a specific location
Un traceable pollution usually carried as a runoff
Underground layer of rock soil gravel or sand that holds fres…
Pollution adds too many nutrients to a body of water and caus…
Point source pollution
Pollution from a single source in a specific location
Non point source pollution
Un traceable pollution usually carried as a runoff
12 terms
Water on Earth terms
Watershed
Groundwater
Gradient
Load
An area of land where the water below it drains into the same…
Water below the ground
A place where the slope goes up or down
The sediment that water is carrying
Watershed
An area of land where the water below it drains into the same…
Groundwater
Water below the ground
Science Quiz- Water on Earth
2/3
Habitat
Water/Ocean
Salt water: 97%... Fresh water: 3%
What fraction of the human body is made up of water?
The place where an organism lives and that provides the thing…
What habitat do most organisms live in?
What percent of water on Earth is salt water and what percent…
2/3
What fraction of the human body is made up of water?
Habitat
The place where an organism lives and that provides the thing…
10 terms
Science Unit 3 Water on Earth
climate
conservation
environmental threat
precipitation
the average weather over a span of 30 years
the weighing of human needs against the needs of the environm…
anything that can cause harm to the environment (e.g., pollut…
the process of water falling back to Earth in the form of rai…
climate
the average weather over a span of 30 years
conservation
the weighing of human needs against the needs of the environm…
83 terms
Earth Science Final Review Terms on Unit about water and streams
STREAM LOAD
Suspended Load
Factors influencing stream load:
A BRAIDED STREAM
is the combination of bedload, suspended load and dissolved l…
finer particles that are light enough to be carried in suspen…
geology and land use of the drainage basin
main channel divide into several smaller channels
STREAM LOAD
is the combination of bedload, suspended load and dissolved l…
Suspended Load
finer particles that are light enough to be carried in suspen…
18 terms
Science 6-water on earth
water cycle
precipitation
groundwater
tributaries
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
smaller streams and rivers that flow into a main river
water cycle
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
precipitation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
16 terms
Science Quiz - Water on Earth
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Condensation
Transpiration
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
liquid water changes to gas called water vapor
Warm air carries the water vapor upward. Air becomes cooler a…
The process by which moisture is carried through plants from…
Water Cycle
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Evaporation
liquid water changes to gas called water vapor
19 terms
Science, Ch 5: Water on Earth
OCEANS
SALT IS CARRIED IN BY RIVERS
AMOUNT OF FRESH WATER IS LIMITED, FOUN…
THE SUN
Where is most of Earth's water?
Where does the salt from oceans come from?
What do you know about fresh water on Earth?
What provides the energy for the water cycle?
OCEANS
Where is most of Earth's water?
SALT IS CARRIED IN BY RIVERS
Where does the salt from oceans come from?
30 terms
Water on Earth
erosion
water cycle
tributary
watershed
Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
The continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
A river or stream that flows into a larger river.
A region or area bounded peripherally by a divide and drainin…
erosion
Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
water cycle
The continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
12 terms
Science Ch. 5: Water on Earth
sleet
sea level
precipitation
aquifer
frozen rain drops
top part of the ocean
water that falls from clouds; rain, hail, sleet, snow
ground water flows through soil and rocks
sleet
frozen rain drops
sea level
top part of the ocean
11 terms
Science Ch 5 Water on Earth
sea level
aquifer
watershed
water cycle
the level of the surface of the ocean
the layer of soil groundwater flows through
the area where water drains into a river
how water moves and changes form
sea level
the level of the surface of the ocean
aquifer
the layer of soil groundwater flows through
Science Chapter 7 Water on Earth
salinity
aquifer
water table
reservoir
a measure of how salty water is
layer of rock and soil that hold the groundwater
top level of groundwater in an aquifer
artificial lake that forms behind a dam
salinity
a measure of how salty water is
aquifer
layer of rock and soil that hold the groundwater
7 terms
Water on Earth
freshwater
glaciers
surface water
precipitation
water without salt
large areas of slow-moving ice
water that is found in Earth's streams, rivers, and lakes
water that falls to Earth's surface as rain, snow, sleet, or…
freshwater
water without salt
glaciers
large areas of slow-moving ice
48 terms
Science vocabulary-water on earth
Hydrologic (water) cycle
Evaporation
Transpiration
Condensation
The process of water being circulated across the atmosphere a…
Liquid changing into a gas (vapor)
When liquid h20 is lost from leaves
When water vapor cools and changes into H2O droplets that for…
Hydrologic (water) cycle
The process of water being circulated across the atmosphere a…
Evaporation
Liquid changing into a gas (vapor)
15 terms
Science 7 Water on Earth Vocabulary
Point Source pollution
Non-point source pollution
Aquifer
Eutrohication
pollution that comes from a single source in a specific locat…
pollution that cannot be traced from one location or source,…
an underground layer of rock, soil, gravel, or sand that hold…
the process in which pollution adds too many nutrients to a b…
Point Source pollution
pollution that comes from a single source in a specific locat…
Non-point source pollution
pollution that cannot be traced from one location or source,…
13 terms
Science - Ch. 5 Water on Earth
sea level
salinity
aquifer
water table
the level of the ocean's surface, differs slightly from ocean…
a measure of the amount of salt in water
the layer of rock and soil that groundwater flows through
the top level of groundwater in an aquifer
sea level
the level of the ocean's surface, differs slightly from ocean…
salinity
a measure of the amount of salt in water
13 terms
Science Ch. 4: Water on Earth
desalination
water shed
water reclamation
conservation
the removal of salt from salt water to make fresh water
a region of land that drains into a river
the recycling of waste water so it can be used again
conserving a resource to help it last longer
desalination
the removal of salt from salt water to make fresh water
water shed
a region of land that drains into a river
10 terms
First science test, (grade 8) water systems on earth terms
Lothosphere
Atmosphere
Hydrosphere
Hydrologist
The solid rocky ground of the earths crust
The gaseous environment surrounding the earth
All water on earth including that in lithosphere and atmosphere
A person who studies earths water systems and helps to find s…
Lothosphere
The solid rocky ground of the earths crust
Atmosphere
The gaseous environment surrounding the earth
Water on Earth
habitat
water
salt water
freshwater
the place where an organism lives and obtains all the things…
What do all living things need in order to carry out their bo…
about 97% of Earth's surface water - found in oceans
nnly 3% of Earth's surface water
habitat
the place where an organism lives and obtains all the things…
water
What do all living things need in order to carry out their bo…
Earth Science Chapter 7 Water on Earth Vocabulary Review
Salinity
Aquifer
Water Table
Reservoir
is a measure of how salty water is
the layer of rock and soil that holds the groundwater
the top level of groundwater in an aquifer
is an artificial lake that forms behind a dam
Salinity
is a measure of how salty water is
Aquifer
the layer of rock and soil that holds the groundwater
6 terms
science test water on earth
photosynthesis
transpiration
habitat
groundwater
process by which plants use water along with Co2 and energy f…
water given off through the leaves as water vapor
the place where an organism lives and obtains all the things…
water that fills the cracks and spaces in under ground soil a…
photosynthesis
process by which plants use water along with Co2 and energy f…
transpiration
water given off through the leaves as water vapor
Science exam WATER ON EARTH
Oceans
All icecaps
Groundwater
Freshwater lakes
97.2% or total
2.0%
0.62%
0.009%
Oceans
97.2% or total
All icecaps
2.0%
18 terms
Water on Earth
reservoir
residence time
water vapor
condensation
storage location for a substance such as water
average amount of time a substance remains in a reservoir
gaseous state of water
process in which a gas changes to a liquid
reservoir
storage location for a substance such as water
residence time
average amount of time a substance remains in a reservoir
Earth: Water on Earth
Why do all living things need water?
photosynthesis
habitat
Earth's water
all living things need water in order to carry out their body…
is the process by which plants use water, along with carbon d…
is the place where a living thing lives and obtains all of th…
97% of Earth's surface is made up of salt water... 3% of Earth's…
Why do all living things need water?
all living things need water in order to carry out their body…
photosynthesis
is the process by which plants use water, along with carbon d…
8 terms
Water on Earth
habitat
groundwater
water cycle
evaporation
an environment that provides the things a specific organism n…
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
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 in underground soil an…
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