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simple science flashcards
what is found in the saturation zone?
what change in state of matter occurs during evaporation ?
liquid to gas
Water enters an aquifer through _________ ?
Which material below would be the MOST permeable ?
D. All of the ABOVE
What could cause a water table to drop ?
A. An increase of water use in the table
B. Decrease in rain
C. Too much wind
D. Both A and B
The release of moisture through the leaves of a plant is called ?
The picture below shows : 1- unsaturated
2- Water table
4- impermeable rock
What is located in blank 3 on the diagram above?
A. Saturated zone
What is watershed?
A. Wher groundwater is found
B. The land area that suplies water to a large body of water such as a river or lake
C. wher water enters an aquifer
Which energy source powers the water cycle?
C. The Sun
Water is a ___________ Resource?
Which of the following are examples of condensation?
A. Sunlight evaporating a puddle and water disapearing from a boiling pot
B. Water clinging to the side of a cold glass and cloud formation
C. Pollution collecting on raindrops and water forming on leaves or plants
What is in the air that makes you feel hot and sticky?
Evaporation is __________?
A. When liquid turn to gas
B. Water falling from the sky
C. What clouds are made up of