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Water On Earth
climate
climatologist
condensation
condense
the average or typical weather conditions in a region of the…
scientists who study climate
the process by which water vapor changes into liquid water, u…
when water vapor touches a cool surface and becomes liquid wa…
climate
the average or typical weather conditions in a region of the…
climatologist
scientists who study climate
water on earth
watershed
gradient
load
discharge
the area around a body of water in which the water drains
a rate of inclination; a slope
when water picks up sediment and carries it downriver
where the tides leave sediment behind on the shore
watershed
the area around a body of water in which the water drains
gradient
a rate of inclination; a slope
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Water on earth
Water cycle
Precipitation
Groundwater
Tributary
The continual movement of water among Earths atmosphere, ocea…
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earths s…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
Stream or smaller river that feeds into a main river
Water cycle
The continual movement of water among Earths atmosphere, ocea…
Precipitation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earths s…
24 terms
Water on earth
Water cycle
Precipitation
Groundwater
Tributary
A continuous process by which water moves from earths surface…
Soil or liquid water that falls from the air to earth.
Fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil and rock laye…
The streams and smaller rivers that feed into a main river
Water cycle
A continuous process by which water moves from earths surface…
Precipitation
Soil or liquid water that falls from the air to earth.
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Water on Earth
erosion
water cycle
tributary
watershed
the process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
the continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
a stream that flows into a lake or into a larger stream
the area of land that is drained by a water system
erosion
the process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports…
water cycle
the continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
Water on Earth Vocabulary
habitat
groundwater
condensation
conductivity
the place where it lives and obtains all the things it needs…
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
the change of water from its gaseous state (water vapor) into…
the degree to which a specified material conducts electricity
habitat
the place where it lives and obtains all the things it needs…
groundwater
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
Water on Earth Review
Water cycle
Precipitation
Ground water
Sonar
The continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
heavy drops fall back to Earth as Precipitation-rain ,snow, S…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
a system that uses sound waves to calculate the distance to a…
Water cycle
The continual movement of water among Earth's atmosphere, oce…
Precipitation
heavy drops fall back to Earth as Precipitation-rain ,snow, S…
Water On Earth
Surface Water
Runoff
Water shed
Divide
Any water that exists on the surface of the earth.
Water that travels downhill as a result of gravity.
An area that is drained by a river and all its tributaries.
The high ground between two drainage basins.
Surface Water
Any water that exists on the surface of the earth.
Runoff
Water that travels downhill as a result of gravity.
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…
Water On Earth
Watershed
Gradient
Load
Discharge
The boundary dividing one drainage basin from another - a rid…
A rate of inclination; a slope
Any materials carried by a stream.
An outflow of water from a stream, pipe, groundwater aquifer,…
Watershed
The boundary dividing one drainage basin from another - a rid…
Gradient
A rate of inclination; a slope
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Water on Earth
Habitat
Ground water
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…
Ground water
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
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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 - 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.
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Water on Earth
evaporation
condensation
surface water
precipitation
Occurs when liquid water from the Earth's surface water and f…
Occurs when water vapor cools and changes into liquid water d…
All of the water on the surface of the Earth.
Is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls from clouds onto the…
evaporation
Occurs when liquid water from the Earth's surface water and f…
condensation
Occurs when water vapor cools and changes into liquid water d…
Water on earth
Zone of aeration
Water table
Zone of saturation
Ordinary well
The region between the earths surface and water table
The level below which the ground is saturated with water
Area where water fills all of the open spaces in sediment and…
That is dug below the water table and fills with groundwater
Zone of aeration
The region between the earths surface and water table
Water table
The level below which the ground is saturated with water
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Water on Earth
Evaporation
Condensation
Precipitation
Infiltration
Liquid water on Earth's surface changes into water vapor in t…
Water vapor in the air changes into liquid droplets, forming…
Water falls from clouds onto the Earth's surface
Water on land seeps into the ground
Evaporation
Liquid water on Earth's surface changes into water vapor in t…
Condensation
Water vapor in the air changes into liquid droplets, forming…
27 terms
Water On Earth
Photosynthesis
Habitats
Groundwater
Water cycle
the process by which plants use water, carbon dioxide, and en…
places to live and to obtain what is needed to survive
water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
water moves from bodies of water, land and living things on E…
Photosynthesis
the process by which plants use water, carbon dioxide, and en…
Habitats
places to live and to obtain what is needed to survive
10 terms
Water on Earth
Water Cycle
Precipitation
Groundwater
Distribution of Earth's water
The continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
Any form of water that falls to the earth's surface from the…
Water found in the spaces between soil particles and cracks i…
Ocean=salt water=>97% not usable by humans... Ice Caps, Glaciers…
Water Cycle
The continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosp…
Precipitation
Any form of water that falls to the earth's surface from the…
Water on Earth
Surface Water
Runoff
Watersheds
Delta
Any water that exists on the surface of the earth
Water that travels downhill as a result of gravity
An area that is drained by a river and all its tributaries (s…
Fan shaped landform that may form where a river ends its jour…
Surface Water
Any water that exists on the surface of the earth
Runoff
Water that travels downhill as a result of gravity
22 terms
Water on Earth Flashcards
Water cycle
Precipitation
Groundwater
Sonar
The continuous movement of water among earth atmosphere, ocea…
Any form of water that falls from the clouds and reaches Eart…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces underground soil and r…
A device that determines the distance of an object underwater…
Water cycle
The continuous movement of water among earth atmosphere, ocea…
Precipitation
Any form of water that falls from the clouds and reaches Eart…
18 terms
Water on Earth
drainage basin
watershed
divide
runoff
the land drained by a river system, which includes the main r…
a basin-like landform defined by high points and ridge lines…
an area of higher ground that separates drainage basins
water that flows across land and collects in rivers, streams,…
drainage basin
the land drained by a river system, which includes the main r…
watershed
a basin-like landform defined by high points and ridge lines…
18 terms
Water On Earth
seal level
salinity
aquifer
watershed
The level of the ocean's surface
A measure of salt in water
A layer of rock or soil through which groundwater flows
The area from which water drains into a river
seal level
The level of the ocean's surface
salinity
A measure of salt in water
Water on Earth
Water Cycle
Evaporation
Transpiration
Condensation
Movement of water.
Liquid changing into gas.
When liquid H2O is lost from leaves.
When water vapor cools & changes into H2O droplets that form…
Water Cycle
Movement of water.
Evaporation
Liquid changing into gas.
water on earth
habitat
groundwater
water cycle
evaporation
It is were the resered is to suvier
There is more groundwater then eney thing elste
It is where water move
The srefest of the land
habitat
It is were the resered is to suvier
groundwater
There is more groundwater then eney thing elste
15 terms
Water on Earth
Photosynthesis
Habitat
Groundwater
Water Cycle
The process by which plants use water, along with carbon diox…
The place in which an organism lives and obtains all the thin…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Photosynthesis
The process by which plants use water, along with carbon diox…
Habitat
The place in which an organism lives and obtains all the thin…
12 terms
Water On Earth
Cohesion
Adhesion
Aquifers
Watershed
A situation in which people or thing combine well to forma un…
The ability of one thing to stick to another.
A layer of earth rock that contains water or that water can p…
A high piece of land that divides the flow of water in a part…
Cohesion
A situation in which people or thing combine well to forma un…
Adhesion
The ability of one thing to stick to another.
Water on earth
Groundwater
Water cycle
Transpiration
Habitat
Water that fills that crakcs and space in underground soil an…
Water moves to earths surface to the atmosphere
Water is giving off through the leaves as water vapor
Is the place where an organism lives and obtain all things
Groundwater
Water that fills that crakcs and space in underground soil an…
Water cycle
Water moves to earths surface to the atmosphere
Water on Earth
Water cycle
Precipitation
Atom
Compound
The change of water to one state to another as it travels to…
Water falling to the surface the Earth in the form of rain, h…
The smallest particle of an element that still has the proper…
A pure substance made of two or more elements that are chemic…
Water cycle
The change of water to one state to another as it travels to…
Precipitation
Water falling to the surface the Earth in the form of rain, h…
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Water on Earth
Habitat
Ground water
Water cycle
Evaporation
Place where an organism lives or obtains all the things it ne…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
The continuous process by which water moves from earths surfa…
The process by which molecules at the surface of a liquid abs…
Habitat
Place where an organism lives or obtains all the things it ne…
Ground water
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
water on earth
Photosynthesis
Habitat
Groundwater
Water cycle
The process by which plants use water, along with carbon diox…
The place where a animal lives and obtains all the things it…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Photosynthesis
The process by which plants use water, along with carbon diox…
Habitat
The place where a animal lives and obtains all the things it…
12 terms
water on earth
photosynthesis
habitat
groundwater
water cycle
The process by which plants use water, along with carbon diox…
The place where an organism lives and where it obtains all th…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
photosynthesis
The process by which plants use water, along with carbon diox…
habitat
The place where an organism lives and where it obtains all th…
12 terms
QC1 - Water on Earth
80%
97%
3%
Glaciers & icecaps
How much of earth is covered by water?
How much of all the water on earth is salt water?
How much of all water on earth is fresh water?
Where is most of the fresh water found on earth?
80%
How much of earth is covered by water?
97%
How much of all the water on earth is salt water?
14 terms
water on earth
evaporation
precipitation
run off
transpiration
the process in which turns from a liquid into a gas
rain sleet snow and hail and others forms of water the fall f…
precipitation that isn't absorbed and flow across the land
the process in which plants release water through their leave…
evaporation
the process in which turns from a liquid into a gas
precipitation
rain sleet snow and hail and others forms of water the fall f…
16 terms
Water on Earth Quiz #1
The water cycle is ultimately powered…
Parts of the water cycle caused by gra…
As heat energy is added to water, it c…
If precipitation decreases, then runof…
sun; solar energy
Runoff and Precipitation
gas, evaporation
decrease.
The water cycle is ultimately powered…
sun; solar energy
Parts of the water cycle caused by gra…
Runoff and Precipitation
Water on Earth
Oceans
icecaps and glaciers
drinking water
precipitation
does not contain fresh water
most of earth's freshwater is frozen in
lake water, underground water, and rivers are all used for
water enters the ground directly from
Oceans
does not contain fresh water
icecaps and glaciers
most of earth's freshwater is frozen in
Water on earth
Tributary
Oxbow lake
Meander
Mouth
Small rivers that connect to big rivers
Cut a new straight course making a lake
Looping curves in a lake
Flows into another body of water slowing down creating a delta
Tributary
Small rivers that connect to big rivers
Oxbow lake
Cut a new straight course making a lake
12 terms
water on earth
Photosynthesis
Habitat
Groundwater
water cycle
Conversion of light energy from the sun into chemical energy.
Place where an organism lives
Water found in the spaces between soil particles and cracks i…
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Photosynthesis
Conversion of light energy from the sun into chemical energy.
Habitat
Place where an organism lives
24 terms
Water Distribution On Earth
potable water
unpotable water
irrigation
desalination
water that is safe to drink.
water that is not safe to drink.
the process of bringing water to an area for using in growing…
the process of removing salt from the ocean.
potable water
water that is safe to drink.
unpotable water
water that is not safe to drink.
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Water on the earth 🌍🌎🌏
Groundwater
Saltwater
Freshwater
Ice caps
Water that flows or seeps downward and fills the soil supplie…
Water consisting of salt
Water that dose not consist of salt ex:rivers lakes ponds str…
A permanent covering of ice over large areas of land in the p…
Groundwater
Water that flows or seeps downward and fills the soil supplie…
Saltwater
Water consisting of salt
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Water on Earth
Freshwater
Glaciers
Surface water
Precipitation
Without salt
Large areas of slow moving ice
Water found in earths streams rivers and lakes
Is water That falls to earths surface as rain snow sleet or h…
Freshwater
Without salt
Glaciers
Large areas of slow moving ice
5 terms
water on earth
Most of water on the earth is in the
mostly made up of salt water
Mostly made up of fresh water
Completely made up of fresh water
ocean
oceans and seas
lakes and ponds
Rivers and streams
Most of water on the earth is in the
ocean
mostly made up of salt water
oceans and seas
Water on earth
Water cycle
Evaporation
Transpiration
Condensation
The cycle of water on earth
When the air around liquid water heats up the surface of liqu…
When water is lost from plants as vapor
When water vapor cools down from a cool object close to it an…
Water cycle
The cycle of water on earth
Evaporation
When the air around liquid water heats up the surface of liqu…
7 terms
Water on earth
Freshwater
Glaciers
Surface water
Precipitation
Water that has no salt or germs
Large areas of slow moving ice
Water found in earths streams
Water that falls in earths surface as rain
Freshwater
Water that has no salt or germs
Glaciers
Large areas of slow moving ice
Water on Earth def.
fresh water
glaciers
surface water
precipitation
water without salt
large areas of slow moving snow/ice
is water in Earths rivers, streams, and lakes
is water that falls to Earths surface in the form of snow, ra…
fresh water
water without salt
glaciers
large areas of slow moving snow/ice
16 terms
Water on earth
Water cycle
Evaporation
Transpiration
Condensation
The cycle of water on earth
When the air around liquid water heats up the surface of liqu…
When water is lost from plants as vapor
When water vapor cools down from a cool object close to it an…
Water cycle
The cycle of water on earth
Evaporation
When the air around liquid water heats up the surface of liqu…
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.
6 terms
Water on Earth
Photosynthesis
Groundwater
Transpiration
Habitat
The process by which plants use water, along with carbon diox…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
Water given off through the leaves as water vapor
The place where an organism lives and obtains all the things…
Photosynthesis
The process by which plants use water, along with carbon diox…
Groundwater
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
Water on Earth
Photosynthesis
Habitat
Groundwater
Water cycle
The process by which plants use water, along with carbon diox…
The place where an organism lives and where it obtains all th…
Water that fills the cracks and spaces in underground soil an…
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Photosynthesis
The process by which plants use water, along with carbon diox…
Habitat
The place where an organism lives and where it obtains all th…
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…
13 terms
Role Of Water On Earth
Pond
Lake
River
Ocean
small, flat/shallow body of water (fresh water)
larger body of still water (fresh and salt water)
Narrow, windy body of moving water (fresh water)
large body of water (salt water)
Pond
small, flat/shallow body of water (fresh water)
Lake
larger body of still water (fresh and salt water)
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