Water Cycle and Climate
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which best describes climate?

    answer choices

    Summers are typically hot and dry.

    It rained this week.

    Yesterday it was cold and windy.

  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q. Water on Earth moves through the water cycle because of energy that comes from the --
    answer choices
    Earth's core
    Sun's heat
    Moon's gravity
    Wind's movement
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Number 3 represents which stage of the water cycle? 
    answer choices
    Precipitation falls from the clouds as water, freezing rain, or snow
    Water vapor rises and changes from a gas to a liquid and forms clouds. 
    Groundwater forms from water that does not evaporate   
    Heat energy causes liquid water to evaporate
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. How will the Sun’s energy affect the ocean, rivers, and lakes? 
    answer choices
    The ocean water will increase due to the runoff of the rivers. 
    The rivers and lakes will increase because of more precipitation
    Heat from the Sun will cause liquid water to condense and form water vapor. 
    Heat from the Sun will cause liquid water to evaporate and form water vapor. 
  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q. What part of the water cycle does this picture show?
    answer choices
    condensation
    precipitation
    evaporation
  • Question 6
    180 seconds
    Q. You fill a cup with water, cover it with plastic, and place it near a sunny window. After 2 hours, you notice water droplets on the plastic. What process of the water cycle caused the water droplets?
    answer choices
    A. Evaporation
    B. Condensation
    C. Precipitation
    D. Transpiration
  • Question 7
    180 seconds
    Q. You fill a cup with water, cover it with plastic, and place it near a sunny window. After 2 hours, you notice water droplets streaming down the cup. What process of the water cycle caused the water droplets to move down the sides?
    answer choices
    A. Evaporation
    B. Condensation
    C. Precipitation
    D. Transpiration
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What is the hottest climate zone

    answer choices

    Tropical

    Polar

    Temperature

  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q. Precipitation happens when clouds of water droplets are too ______________.
    answer choices
    cold
    light
    heavy
    hot
  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q. Does evaporation happen before or after condensation?
    answer choices
    before
    after
    during
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. What is the weather conditions in an area over a long period of time?
    answer choices
    climate
    temperature
    elevation
    precipitation
  • Question 12
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Precipitation includes

    answer choices

    rains, snow, and air

    frost, clouds, and blizzards

    snow, sleet, and hail

    rain, wind, and snow

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. What is water doing when it is changed to water vapor?
    answer choices
    evaporating
    condensing
    transpiring
    freezing
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. Antarctica is cold all the time. What is it's climate?
    answer choices
    Tropical
    Polar
    Arid/Dry
    Temperate
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. A tropical climate in the US would be?
    answer choices
    Virginia
    New York
    California
    Florida
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. A polar climate in the US?
    answer choices
    Virginia
    New York
    Maine
    Alaska
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the climate of the top of a mountain like as compared to the bottom of the mountain?
    answer choices
    warmer
    cooler
    drier
    wetter
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. Climates are classified according to which two major factors?
    answer choices
    elevation & precipitation
    latitude & temperature
    elevation & latitude
    precipitation & temperature
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Water forms on the outside of iced tea on a hot day. What process causes the water to form?

    answer choices

    Condensation

    Evaporation

    Precipitation

    Transpiration

  • Question 20
    900 seconds
    Q.

    Students created a model of the water cycle. What part of their model represents precipitation in the atmosphere?

    answer choices

    Droplets forming on the pan

    Water drops falling from the pan

    Water vapor rising from the beaker

    Water heating inside the beaker

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