The Water Cycle
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1. This is the name for rain or snow.A. PrecipitationB. CondensationC. Evaporation3. As water vapour rises, it meetscooler airthat changes it back to water dropletsor icewhich form clouds. This is called…A. EvaporationB. PrecipitationC. Condensation4. The water that you had in your bath orshower you had last week…A. Has gone undergroundB. Has evaporatedC. Is still in the water cycle6. After rain falls on earth, it may…A. EvaporateB. Travel downhill until it reaches the seaC. Stay underground for years8. Saving water is not importantA. TrueB. False
1. What Is another name for the water cycle?2. What energy source is needed to drive the water cycle?3. When water evaporates, what does it become?4. Name three forms of precipitation.5. What are three things that can happen to the precipitation that falls to theEarth?6. Water that percolates through the soil becomes part of a(an) __________________ or a part of the ___________________________________________________________ .7. ____________________causes water vapor In clouds to turn into precipitation.8. Eventually, groundwater becomes a part of a(an) _______________________ or a
a(an) ________________________________________________________ 9. Put these steps of the water cycle Into the correct order: ______percolation or runoff ______evaporation ______condensation ______precipitation10. Circle the words that belong with each step:Evaporation ______ water vapor ___ rain_________ water __________cloudCondensation ____ precipitation___ cloud _______ percolation _____water vapor
2. As the sun warms the earth, it turnswateron earth into water vapour that risesinto theair. This is called…A. EvaporationB. PrecipitationC. Condensation5. The process that keeps watermovingaround the earth is called…A. The water cycleB. PrecipitationB. EvaporationC. Condensation7. If we use too much water, wecould useup all of the water on earth.A. TrueB. False