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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…
8 terms
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
19 terms
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…
10 terms
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…
25 terms
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
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.
15 terms
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…
24 terms
Science-Water On Earth
Precipitation
Sublimation
Aquifer
Sleet
Rain, snow, sleet, and hail are types
The process of ice changing directly from a solid to a gas
The layer of rock and soil that groundwater flows through
When raindrops freeze before they hit the ground
Precipitation
Rain, snow, sleet, and hail are types
Sublimation
The process of ice changing directly from a solid to a gas
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…
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
19 terms
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…
9 terms
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.
15 terms
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;…
9 terms
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.
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…
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
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
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
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
47 terms
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…
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…
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
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
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…
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
15 terms
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;…
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…
15 terms
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
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?
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…
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
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
25 terms
Science - Ch 7 - Water on Earth
all the waters of earth
The hydrosphere covers _________ of Ea…
Almost all of the hydrosphere is _____…
the largest and deepest ocean
hydrosphere
3/4
ocean
Pacific Ocean
all the waters of earth
hydrosphere
The hydrosphere covers _________ of Ea…
3/4
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,…
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)
11 terms
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…
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
53 terms
Water on Earth Science Textbook
abyssal plain
alluvial fan
aquifer
artesian spring
a large, flat, almost level area of the deep-ocean basin
a fan-shaped mass of material deposited by a stream when the…
a body of rock or sediment that stores groundwater and allows…
a spring whose water flows from a crack in the cap rock over…
abyssal plain
a large, flat, almost level area of the deep-ocean basin
alluvial fan
a fan-shaped mass of material deposited by a stream when the…
Water on Earth/Surface Water
Water Cycle
Precipitation
Groundwater
Tributary
Continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surface…
Rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls from the clouds and rea…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
A stream or smaller river that feeds into a main river.
Water Cycle
Continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surface…
Precipitation
Rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls from the clouds and rea…
13 terms
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%
6 terms
water on Earth Key Terms part 2
wavelength
Frequency
trough
wave height
the horizontal distance between two crests.
The number of waves that pass a specific point in a given amo…
The lowest point of a wave.
The vertical distance from the crest of a wave to the trough.
wavelength
the horizontal distance between two crests.
Frequency
The number of waves that pass a specific point in a given amo…
5 terms
Earth Science - Water Cycle Terms
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
Surface Runoff
occurs when the sun heats water up and it becomes vapor in th…
occurs when air cools and water vapor collects into liquid form
is condensation falling onto land in the form of rain, sleet,…
is when precipitation travels over the Earth's surface to the…
Evaporation
occurs when the sun heats water up and it becomes vapor in th…
Condensation
occurs when air cools and water vapor collects into liquid form
20 terms
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
Science: Unit B Chapter 2 Lesson 2: Water on Earth
condensation
evaporation
precipitation
runoff
The change of state from a gas to a liquid
the process by which liquid turns to water vapor
The process when water droplets condense, combine into larger…
water that flows across the surface of the ground
condensation
The change of state from a gas to a liquid
evaporation
the process by which liquid turns to water vapor
28 terms
Water on earth - Science 8 - Tri 3
precipitation
evaporation
condensation
transpiration
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
The process by which water changes from liquid form to an atm…
The change from a gas to a liquid. (cloud formation)
Evaporation of water from the leaves of a plant
precipitation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
evaporation
The process by which water changes from liquid form to an atm…
9 terms
Science 5 Ch. 7 Water on Earth
condensation
water table
evaporation
sleet
the water vapor turns into liquid, such as water droplets in…
the top level of groundwater in an aquifer
is the changing of liquid water to water vapor
frozen raindrops
condensation
the water vapor turns into liquid, such as water droplets in…
water table
the top level of groundwater in an aquifer
Science: Water on Earth 1
True or False? All the water on Earth…
True or False? The water cycle has a b…
True or False? Water is constantly eva…
List 4 forms of precipitation
True
False
True
A. Rain B. Snow C. Sleet D. Hail
True or False? All the water on Earth…
True
True or False? The water cycle has a b…
False
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
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