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9 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
temperature
air pressure
humidity
precipitation
A measure of how hot or cold something is.
the pressure caused by the weight of a column of air pushing…
The amount of water vapor in the air
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
temperature
A measure of how hot or cold something is.
air pressure
the pressure caused by the weight of a column of air pushing…
16 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Humidity
Relative Humidity
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
The change of a liquid to a gas.
The measure of the amount of water vapor in the air.
The percentage of water vapor that is actually in the air com…
Water Cycle
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Evaporation
The change of a liquid to a gas.
98 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
Hail
Precipitation
Infiltrate
Water Cycle
Form of precipitation in which raindrops are forced higher in…
Any form of water that falls from a cloud.
Some runoff will ? into spaces in the soil.
Continuous movement of water from the Earth's surface into th…
Hail
Form of precipitation in which raindrops are forced higher in…
Precipitation
Any form of water that falls from a cloud.
31 terms
Water and the Atmosphere
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
Transpiration
Water changes from a liquid to gas as it moves from bodies of…
Water changes from gas to liquid as it forms clouds and fog.
Condensed water vapor falls from the sky to the ground in the…
Water is released from plants in the form of a gas and rises…
Evaporation
Water changes from a liquid to gas as it moves from bodies of…
Condensation
Water changes from gas to liquid as it forms clouds and fog.
44 terms
Water & Atmosphere
Water cycle
Evaporation
Transpiration
Condensation
Water passed into the atmosphere in different ways
the changing of a liquid to a gas
water through a plant from the roots to the atmosphere
Water vapor cools and changes in to water droplets that form…
Water cycle
Water passed into the atmosphere in different ways
Evaporation
the changing of a liquid to a gas
8 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
the movement of water between the Earth's atmosphere and surf…
the process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
the process by which water molecules in the air become liquid…
any form of water that falls from clouds to the surface of th…
water cycle
the movement of water between the Earth's atmosphere and surf…
evaporation
the process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
Water in the Atmosphere
Water cycle
Evaporation
Humidity
Relative humidity
the movement of water between the atmosphere and the Earth's…
process by which water molecules in liquid water escape into…
A measure of the amount of water vapor in the air
The percentage of water vapor in the air compared to the maxi…
Water cycle
the movement of water between the atmosphere and the Earth's…
Evaporation
process by which water molecules in liquid water escape into…
29 terms
Water In the Atmosphere
Condensation Nuclei
Saturation
Covelnant bond
evaporation
what condensation happens on. Tends to be dust or other parti…
when the air is saturated it means the amount of water vapor…
a chemical bond formed by the sharing of electron pairs, occu…
when a substance in the liquid state changes to a substance i…
Condensation Nuclei
what condensation happens on. Tends to be dust or other parti…
Saturation
when the air is saturated it means the amount of water vapor…
Water in the Atmosphere
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Condensation
Transpiration
Water moving around the troposphere and Earth's surface
Warmed water changing to water vapor
Cooled water vapor changing to a liquid or solid
Plants releasing water vapor
Water Cycle
Water moving around the troposphere and Earth's surface
Evaporation
Warmed water changing to water vapor
7 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
Clouds
Precipitation
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Form when water vapor condenses.
Rain, sleet, hail and snow are all forms
The constant movement of water between the Earth and the atmo…
the process of a liquid turning into a gas; water molecules e…
Clouds
Form when water vapor condenses.
Precipitation
Rain, sleet, hail and snow are all forms
22 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
Water Cycle
evaporation
humidity
relative humidity
the movement of water molecules between atmosphere and the Ea…
a process of water molecules from a liquid that escape into t…
the measurement of how much water vapor is in the air. Air's…
the percentage of water vapor that is actually in the air com…
Water Cycle
the movement of water molecules between atmosphere and the Ea…
evaporation
a process of water molecules from a liquid that escape into t…
54 terms
Water and the Atmosphere
Water cycle
Evaporation
Transpiration
Habitat
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Molecules at the surface of a liquid absorb energy and become…
Water is released as water vapor from plant leaves.
The place where an organism lives and gets all the things it…
Water cycle
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Evaporation
Molecules at the surface of a liquid absorb energy and become…
10 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
Evaporation
Humidity
Relative Humidity
Clouds
the prosses in which water molecules in liquid water escapes…
a measure of the amount of water vapor in the air
the amount of water vapor in the air compared to the maximum…
Form when water vapor in the air becomes liquid water ice cry…
Evaporation
the prosses in which water molecules in liquid water escapes…
Humidity
a measure of the amount of water vapor in the air
10 terms
water in the atmosphere
water cycle
evaporation
humidity
relative humidity
The continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
The process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
The amount of water vapor in a given volume of air.
The percentage of water vapor in the air compared to the the…
water cycle
The continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
evaporation
The process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
13 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
Humidity
Relative Humidity
Dew Point
Cloud
The amount of water in the atmosphere.
The ratio of the amount of water vapor in the air to the maxi…
The temperature at which air becomes saturated.
A dense, visible mass of tiny water droplets or crystals susp…
Humidity
The amount of water in the atmosphere.
Relative Humidity
The ratio of the amount of water vapor in the air to the maxi…
12 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
cirrus cloud
cumulus cloud
stratus cloud
nimbostratus
wispy, feathery clouds made of ice crystals that form at high…
fluffy, white clouds, usually with flat bottoms, that look li…
Clouds that form in flat layers. These clouds usually cover t…
Grey and often dark. Steady continuously falling rain or snow…
cirrus cloud
wispy, feathery clouds made of ice crystals that form at high…
cumulus cloud
fluffy, white clouds, usually with flat bottoms, that look li…
Water in the Atmosphere
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Condensation
Dew Point
The movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surf…
Process by which water molecules in liquid water escape into…
Process by which molecules of water vapor in the air become l…
The temperature at which condensation begins.
Water Cycle
The movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surf…
Evaporation
Process by which water molecules in liquid water escape into…
93 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
Hail
Precipitation
Cumulus
Water Cycle
Form of precipitation in which raindrops are forced higher in…
Any form of water that falls from a cloud.
Puffy, white clouds that usually have a flat bottom.
Continuous movement of water from the Earth's surface into th…
Hail
Form of precipitation in which raindrops are forced higher in…
Precipitation
Any form of water that falls from a cloud.
13 terms
Water Atmosphere
condensation
evaporation
transpiration
run-off
change from gas to a liquid; ex. drops of water on mirror fro…
is vaporization that takes place ONLY on the SURFACE of a liq…
water that goes through leaves as water vapor
water going down hill
condensation
change from gas to a liquid; ex. drops of water on mirror fro…
evaporation
is vaporization that takes place ONLY on the SURFACE of a liq…
20 terms
Water and Atmosphere
What is a reservoir?
What do plants use to make their own f…
The water in ponds is
What is precipitation
lake that stores water for human use
water
still
rain, sleet, snow or hail
What is a reservoir?
lake that stores water for human use
What do plants use to make their own f…
water
20 terms
Water and Atmosphere
What is a reservoir?
What do plants use to make their own f…
The water in ponds is
What is precipitation
lake that stores water for human use
water
still
rain, sleet, snow or hail
What is a reservoir?
lake that stores water for human use
What do plants use to make their own f…
water
33 terms
Water + Atmosphere
Hydrosphere
Atmosphere
Particulate
Oxygen
All of the water on earth
The air that surrounds Earth
Small solid, like smoke or dust
21% of Earth's Atmosphere
Hydrosphere
All of the water on earth
Atmosphere
The air that surrounds Earth
Water in the Atmosphere
humidity
relative humidity
psychrometer
condensation
The amount of water vapor in the air
The percentage of water vapor that is actually in the air com…
An instrument used to measure relative humidity
The change from a gas to a liquid
humidity
The amount of water vapor in the air
relative humidity
The percentage of water vapor that is actually in the air com…
6 terms
water and the atmosphere
density
Air pressure
barometer
Mercury barometer
The ratio of the mass of a substance to its volume
The pressure caused by the weight of a column of air pushing…
An instrument used to measure changes in air pressure
An instrument that measures changes in air pressure, consisti…
density
The ratio of the mass of a substance to its volume
Air pressure
The pressure caused by the weight of a column of air pushing…
13 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
water cycle
humidity
relative humidity
dew point
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
The amount of water vapor in the air
The percentage of water vapor in the air compared to the maxi…
The temperature at which condensation begins
water cycle
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
humidity
The amount of water vapor in the air
water and atmosphere
mass/volume
conduction
convection
aneroid barometer
density
transfer of heat through direct contact
transfer of heat through liquid
measures air pressure with liquid
mass/volume
density
conduction
transfer of heat through direct contact
10 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
water cycle
humidity
evaporation
relative humidity
the movement of water between the atmosphere and the Earth's…
the measure of the amount of water in the atmosphere; i.e., t…
the process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
the percentage of water vapor that is actually in the air com…
water cycle
the movement of water between the atmosphere and the Earth's…
humidity
the measure of the amount of water in the atmosphere; i.e., t…
Water in the Atmosphere
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Humidity
Relative Humidity
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
The change of a liquid to a gas.
The measure of the amount of water vapor in the air.
The percentage of water vapor that is actually in the air com…
Water Cycle
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Evaporation
The change of a liquid to a gas.
12 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
EVAPORATION
PRECIPITATION
PROCESS OF CHANGING STATE OF MATTER
CONDENSATION
the process of changing a liquid to a gas
any form of water that falls from a cloud
requires energy to be transferred in the form of heat
water vapor changes to the liquid state
EVAPORATION
the process of changing a liquid to a gas
PRECIPITATION
any form of water that falls from a cloud
6 terms
Water and the atmosphere
Density
Air pressure
Barometer
Mercury barometer
The ratio of the masses of a substance to its volume.(mass di…
The pressure caused by the weight of a column of air pushing…
An instrument used to measure changes in air pressure.
An instrument that measures changes in the air pressure, cons…
Density
The ratio of the masses of a substance to its volume.(mass di…
Air pressure
The pressure caused by the weight of a column of air pushing…
Water in the Atmosphere
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Humidity
Relative Humidity
The movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surf…
The process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
The measure of water vapor in the air
The percentage of water vapor that is actually in the air com…
Water Cycle
The movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surf…
Evaporation
The process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
15 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
Weather
Climate
Convection
Humidity
the condition of the Earth's atmosphere at a particular time…
the average, year-after-year conditions of the temperature, p…
-the transfer of heat energy by the movement of air or liquid…
is a measure of the amount of water vapor in the air... water va…
Weather
the condition of the Earth's atmosphere at a particular time…
Climate
the average, year-after-year conditions of the temperature, p…
25 terms
Water and the Atmosphere
water cycle
evaporation
humidity
relative humidity
the movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surf…
the process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
a measure of the amount of water vapor in the air
the percentage of water vapor that is actually in the air com…
water cycle
the movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surf…
evaporation
the process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
Water in the Atmosphere
water cycle
humidity
evaporation
condesation
the cycle of processes by which water circulates between the…
a quantity representing the amount of water vapor in the atmo…
the process of a substance in a liquid state changing to a ga…
water that collects as droplets on a cold surface when humid…
water cycle
the cycle of processes by which water circulates between the…
humidity
a quantity representing the amount of water vapor in the atmo…
6 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
humidity
the continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
the process by which molecules at the surface of a liquid abs…
the change in state from a gas to a liquid
the amount of water vapor in a given volume of air
water cycle
the continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
evaporation
the process by which molecules at the surface of a liquid abs…
9 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
Evaporation
humidity
Relative Humidity
Psychrometer
The change of a liquid to a gas
The amount of water vapor in the air
The comparison of the actual amount of water vapor to the amo…
An instrument used to measure relative humidity
Evaporation
The change of a liquid to a gas
humidity
The amount of water vapor in the air
Water in the Atmosphere
water cycle
evaporation
humidity
condensation
The continual movement of water among earth's atmosphere, oce…
The process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
The amount of water vapor in a given volume of air
The process by which molecules of water vapor in the air beco…
water cycle
The continual movement of water among earth's atmosphere, oce…
evaporation
The process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
Atmosphere and Water
Weather
Atmosphere
Water Vapor
Density
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
water in the form of a gas
Mass / Volume
Weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
17 terms
Water in the Atmosphere
Cirrus
Condensation
Condensation Level
Condensation Nuclei
wispy, feathery clouds made of ice crystals that form at high…
change from water vapor to a liquid water.
the altitude at which water vapor begins to condense.
microscopic particles on which water vapor condenses to form…
Cirrus
wispy, feathery clouds made of ice crystals that form at high…
Condensation
change from water vapor to a liquid water.
Atmosphere and water
weather
atmosphere
water vaper
density
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
Water in the form of gas
Mass / Volume
weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
Water in the Atmosphere
Water Cycle
Humidity
Relative Humidity
Evaporation
The movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surf…
A measure of the amount of water vapor in the air.
The percentage of water vapor that is actually in the air com…
The process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
Water Cycle
The movement of water between the atmosphere and Earth's surf…
Humidity
A measure of the amount of water vapor in the air.
10 terms
Water in the atmosphere
water cycle
humidity
evaporation
relative humidity
water vapor enters the atmosphere by evaporation from the oce…
The measure of the amount of water vapor in the air
The process by which molecules of liquid water escape into th…
The percentage of water vapor that is actually in the air com…
water cycle
water vapor enters the atmosphere by evaporation from the oce…
humidity
The measure of the amount of water vapor in the air
20 terms
water in the atmosphere
precipitation
latent heat
evaporation
condensation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
is energy released or absorbed, by a body or a thermodynamic…
The change from liquid to gas
Gas to a liquid
precipitation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
latent heat
is energy released or absorbed, by a body or a thermodynamic…
atmosphere and water
weather
atmosphere
water vapor
density
Condition of earths atmosphere at a particular time and place
The emotional nod created by the entirety of a literary work,…
water in its gas form
Mass divided by volume
weather
Condition of earths atmosphere at a particular time and place
atmosphere
The emotional nod created by the entirety of a literary work,…
Water and Atmosphere
Water Cycle
Humidity
Evaporation
Transpiration
The movement of water in the atmosphere and Earth's surface i…
measure of the amount of water vapor in the air
the process by which water molecules in liquid water escape i…
movement of water out of plants
Water Cycle
The movement of water in the atmosphere and Earth's surface i…
Humidity
measure of the amount of water vapor in the air
Water in the Atmosphere
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Humidity
Relative Humidity
The continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
The process in which molecules at the surface of a liquid abs…
The amount of water vapor in the air
The amount of water vapor present in air expressed as a perce…
Water Cycle
The continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
Evaporation
The process in which molecules at the surface of a liquid abs…
Atmosphere/ Water in the Atmosphere
Ozone
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
A colorless unstable toxic gas with a pungent odor and powerf…
The lowest region of the atmosphere, extending from the earth…
The layer of the earth's atmosphere above the troposphere abo…
The region of the earth's atmosphere above the stratosphere a…
Ozone
A colorless unstable toxic gas with a pungent odor and powerf…
Troposphere
The lowest region of the atmosphere, extending from the earth…
Water In The Atmosphere
Evaporation
Condensation
precipitation
Rain
Process by which water molecules in liquid water escape into…
process by which molecules of water vapor in the air become l…
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches the eart…
liquid precip at least .5mm diameter ( if smaller- mist tor d…
Evaporation
Process by which water molecules in liquid water escape into…
Condensation
process by which molecules of water vapor in the air become l…
12 terms
WATER AND THE ATMOSPHERE CHAPTER 1
HABITAT
GROUNDWATER
WATER CYCLE
EVAPORATION
PLACE WHERE AN ORGANISM GETS EVERYTHING IT NEEDS TO SURVIVE
WATER FOUND UNDERGROUND
MOVEMENT OF WATER ON THE EARTH
WATER CHANGING TO A GAS FORM
HABITAT
PLACE WHERE AN ORGANISM GETS EVERYTHING IT NEEDS TO SURVIVE
GROUNDWATER
WATER FOUND UNDERGROUND
10 terms
Water In The Atmosphere
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Condensation
Humidity
The endless movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, ocean…
The process by which molecules at the surface of a liquid abs…
The change of state from a gas to a liquid.
The amount of water vapor in a given volume of air.
Water Cycle
The endless movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, ocean…
Evaporation
The process by which molecules at the surface of a liquid abs…
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