Ch 52: ORELA General Science: The Water Cycle

About This Chapter

The water cycle and associated material are reviewed in this chapter to refresh your memory before you take the ORELA General Science test. You can confirm your familiarity with the content by taking practice quizzes throughout the chapter.

ORELA General Science: The Water Cycle - Chapter Summary

Evaporation, condensation and precipitation are each discussed in the chapter for your review in video and text lessons. Take a look at these other topics to establish your readiness for any ORELA General Science questions dealing with the water cycle:

  • The properties of water
  • Runoff and infiltration
  • The different sources of evaporation and transpiration
  • How the water on Earth is distributed

You can also check out additional text lessons that some of the chapter's key terms link you to in order to further refresh your memory on some key information. The handful of video and text lesson pairings can be reviewed on a number of different devices and at a time that's convenient for you.

Objectives of the ORELA General Science: The Water Cycle Chapter

The ORELA General Science test assesses your subject expertise to determine eligibility to teach students across the state of Oregon. The Water Cycle chapter's practice questions give you a picture of what you may see among the Earth and Space Science content domain's questions on the day of your exam. About 20% of the score you get from answering the exam's 150 multiple-choice questions comes from the respective domain's content.

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