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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. Which best explains why runoff is important?
    answer choices
    It returns water to other locations on Earth
    It increases the chance of flooding
    It makes evaporation occur faster
    It increases condensation
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Snow, sleet, hail, and rain are all examples of  ________________. 
    answer choices
    evaporation
    condensation
    accumulation
    precipitation
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. What is it called when WATER is FORMED from an LIQUID to a WATER VAPOR Oor an [GAS]?
    answer choices
    EVAPORATION
    PRECIPITATION
    TRANSPIRATION
  • Question 4
    300 seconds
    Q. What is it called when plants give off water vapor as a waste product?
    answer choices
    condensation
    evaporation
    sublimation
    transpiration
  • Question 5
    300 seconds
    Q. When water _________, dew forms.
    answer choices
    Melts
    Evaporates
    Condenses
    Precipitates
  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q. What is A?
    answer choices
    Evaporation
    Condensation
    Precipitation
    Runoff
  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q. What is B?
    answer choices
    Evaporation
    Condensation
    Precipitation
    Runoff
  • Question 8
    180 seconds
    Q. What is precipitation?
    answer choices
    The part of the water cycle when the sun heats up water, turning it from a liquid into water vapor or steam. It rises from the ground into the air.
    The part of the water cycle when the water vapor in the air gets cold. The water turns back into a liquid and forms clouds.
    The part of the water cycle when clouds get heavy and can no longer hold the liquid water. This causes the water to fall from the sky to the earth as rain, snow, sleet, or hail.
  • Question 9
    180 seconds
    Q. What is condensation?
    answer choices
    The part of the water cycle when the sun heats up water, turning it from a liquid into water vapor or steam. It rises from the ground into the air.
    The part of the water cycle when the water vapor in the air gets cold. The water turns back into a liquid and forms clouds.
    The part of the water cycle when clouds get heavy and can no longer hold the liquid water. This causes the water to fall from the sky to the earth as rain, snow, sleet, or hail.
  • Question 10
    180 seconds
    Q. What is evaporation?
    answer choices
    The part of the water cycle when the sun heats up water, turning it from a liquid into water vapor or steam. It rises from the ground into the air.
    The part of the water cycle when the water vapor in the air gets cold. The water turns back into a liquid and forms clouds.
    The part of the water cycle when clouds get heavy and can no longer hold the liquid water. This causes the water to fall from the sky to the earth as rain, snow, sleet, or hail.
  • Question 11
    300 seconds
    Q. What is water that flows in rivers and streams into the oceans and lakes?
    answer choices
    evaporating
    condensing
    precipitating
    runoff
  • Question 12
    300 seconds
    Q. On which kind of day would you expect the most evaporation from the surface of a pond?
    answer choices
    cold, rainy
    cold, sunny
    warm, rainy
    warm, sunny
  • Question 13
    300 seconds
    Q. Which of the following causes all of the water on the planet to change its state (solid, liquid, gas) and move through the water cycle?
    answer choices
    amount of plant matter
    location of ice caps
    size of ocean
    temperature
  • Question 14
    60 seconds
    Q. What is water vapor?
    answer choices
    Water on the land (geosphere)
    Water in the air (atmosphere)
    Water in plants
    Water in the water (hydrosphere)
  • Question 15
    60 seconds
    Q. What cloud is found at ground level? 
    answer choices
    Cirrus
    Stratus
    Culumlus 
    Fog
  • Question 16
    60 seconds
    Q. What is      D?
    answer choices
    Evaporation
    Condensation
    Precipitation
    Runoff
  • Question 17
    300 seconds
    Q. What percentage of Earth’s water is freshwater?
    answer choices
    75%
    3%
    1%
    97%
  • Question 18
    300 seconds
    Q. What is water vapor doing when it changes to water?
    answer choices
    evaporating
    condensing
    precipitating
    runoff
  • Question 19
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of these is not an example of precipitation?
    answer choices
    rain
    clouds
    sleet
    snow
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