What is an Aquifer? - Lesson for Kids


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In an aquifer, you might find _____.

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1. A _____ is a hole in the ground from which water can be drawn out of an aquifer.

2. The _____ is the highest level of wet rocks, so it marks the top of the aquifer.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

What is in an aquifer? How is water drawn out of an aquifer? These are some topics relating to this subject that you will need to know when you use this quiz and worksheet combo.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can expect to be tested on the following when you take this quiz:

  • What might be found in an aquifer
  • Which word describes a hole used to draw water from an aquifer
  • What the highest level of an aquifer is called
  • Why a water table can drop too low
  • What large aquifer runs through several U.S. states

Skills Practiced

  • Reading awareness - make sure you know the most important information from the lesson, such as what might be found in an aquifer
  • Explaining information - make sure you can read about why water tables might drop too low and explain it correctly
  • Remembering details - remember the name of a large aquifer that is under a few states in the U.S.
  • Learning practice - use what you know to give the names of the highest level of an aquifer and the hole that is used to get water from an aquifer

Additional Learning

If you want to find out more, you will discover that the lesson called What is an Aquifer? - Lesson for Kids is flowing with information. Things you will read about include:

  • Why aquifers are important
  • What is required for an aquifer to form
  • The purpose of an aquifer
  • What can pollute an aquifer