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Science Benchmark 2nd Grade May Part
Science Benchmark 2nd Grade May 2010 Part 4
What the air is like outside is called?
A cloud that looks like puffy white cotton is called....
A thin, feathery cloud that is found high in the sky.
A low gray cloud that stretches across the sky is called a _______________ cloud.
A group of tiny droplets of what that condensed from the air is called?
What is temperature?
How warm or cold the air is.
A tool that is used to measure temperature is called?
Water is an gas state is called?
To change from a liquid into a gas is called?
The way water moves from the air to loand and back again is called?
What season brings warmer, wetter weather that helps plants grow and make flowers is called?
What season brings hot, sunny weather?
What storms make weather change quickly?
What season brings cooler air?
What happens to the trees in the fall?
Leaves change color and fall off.
What season brings the coldest time of the year?
What is the energy that makes the water cycle happen?
The _______________________ is the way water keeps moving from the air to the land and back to the air.
The sun's heat makes water _____________________.
When water drops become heavey and fall to earth it is called ___________ or _____________.
rain or snow
When water evaporates it changes into _______________.
When water vapor meets cool air, it condenses to form ______________________.
Tiny drops of water.
In the water cycle, when tiny drops of water come together they form into _________?
The rain and melted snow flow into what? Name three things.
streams, lakes, and oceans
The people that study weather are called?
__________________________ use many tools to measure weather.
Measuring ______________ conditions help people know how to dress when they go outside.
Looking at ___________ is a way people predict weather.
Clouds give ________ about how the weather may change.
__________ clouds bring rain or snow.
__________ clouds can be seen during sunny weather.
When _________ clouds pile up and turn gray they can bring thunderstorms.