CEOE Earth Science: Hydrologic Systems Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Runoff occurs when:

Question 2 2. Why is Earth called the blue planet?

Question 3 3. Cloud formation is an example of condensation because _____.

Question 4 4. Why is the water cycle significant to Earth's habitats?

Question 5 5. How are permeability and porosity different?

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Question 6 6. _____ is water that is held in the ground, but above groundwater, and can be found in the spaces between dirt particles following irrigation or rain.

Question 7 7. Most effects of groundwater movement are _____.

Question 8 8. Which statement is NOT true about evaporation?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT true about the water cycle?

Question 10 10. How much 'new' water is made through the processes of the water cycle?

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Question 11 11. _____ is the movement of soil particles by water, and _____ is when they are left in a new place.

Question 12 12. Surface water is mostly found on Earth in the form of _____.

Question 13 13. Steam is an example of which part of the water cycle?

Question 14 14. Groundwater occurs in _____.

Question 15 15. What are the three main parts of the water cycle?

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Question 16 16. What are two NATURAL effects of groundwater movement on the landscape?

Question 17 17. About how much of the Earth is water?

Question 18 18. Water covers 70% of the Earth's surface. Of that, 97% of all the water on Earth comes from _____, while 3% is _____.

Question 19 19. Why does the Leaning Tower of Pisa lean?

Question 20 20. Transpiration is the process that occurs when _____.

CEOE Earth Science: Hydrologic Systems Chapter Exam Instructions

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