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Properties of Water & the Hydrologic Cycle Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Evaporation comes from _____ while transpiration occurs with _____.

Question 2 2. Surface water is mostly found on Earth in the form of _____.

Question 3 3. Water's polarity makes it a good molecule for _____.

Question 4 4. Evaporation is increased by increases in which of the following?

Question 5 5. Water helps moderate your body temperature because _____.

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Question 6 6. Water is unique because as a solid it is _____.

Question 7 7. Which is NOT true about the water cycle?

Question 8 8. Water covers 70% of the Earth's surface. Of that, 97% of all the water on Earth comes from _____, while 3% is _____.

Question 9 9. Cloud formation is an example of condensation because _____.

Question 10 10. Why is the water cycle significant to Earth's habitats?

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Question 11 11. The chemical formula for water indicates that there are _____.

Question 12 12. Transpiration is the process that occurs when _____.

Question 13 13. What are the three main parts of the water cycle?

Question 14 14. Through which of the following does transpiration occur?

Question 15 15. _____ 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.

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Question 16 16. Condensation is responsible for what?

Question 17 17. Why is Earth called the blue planet?

Question 18 18. Steam is an example of which part of the water cycle?

Question 19 19. How much 'new' water is made through the processes of the water cycle?

Question 20 20. Coastal areas tend to have moderate temperatures throughout the year because of water's _____.

Properties of Water & the Hydrologic Cycle Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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