Ch 36: Earth's Hydrosphere

About This Chapter

Included in this chapter are text and video lessons that teach you about the Earth's hydrosphere. Go through these lessons to learn about the components and significance of the water cycle and how water travels around the earth.

Earth's Hydrosphere - Chapter Summary

Water is one of the most essential ingredients for the continuation of life on Earth, but how much do you know about the ways in which water is transferred around the planet? Learn more about Earth's hydrosphere by going through this chapter and its informative text and video lessons.

Each of these lessons provide you with essential information on different components of water and the water cycle. The lesson instructors share their expertise by going over all topics in a clear and comprehensive format. Some of the specific topics you can review include:

  • The definition and examples of the hydrosphere
  • Parts of the water cycle
  • Properties of surface water
  • Water as the universal solvent

The chapter's practice quizzes and final exam provide you with questions to test your understanding of these topics once you complete the chapter. If you get stuck on a particular point, the chapter also offers you the option of messaging the lesson instructors . Your personal Dashboard can be used to keep track of your learning progress as you complete different lessons.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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