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6th Grade Water Science Quiz

18 Questions
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This quiz tests key terms on the water cycle for 6th grade science.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which is the better baseball team?
    • A. 

      Yankees

    • B. 

      Red Sox

  • 2. 
    Moving water laying down sediment is a process called ____________
  • 3. 
    The process in which water vapor changes back into liquids as water vapor cools is called ___________
  • 4. 
    ____________ is the process that gradually changes water from liquid to water vapor.
  • 5. 
    Water droplets that fall from the clouds to the earth is called
  • 6. 
    The _________ cycle is the constant cycling of water between Earth's surface and the atmosphere through evaporation, condensation and precipitation.
  • 7. 
    ________ is water that flows over land and eventually flows into lakes, rivers or streams affeced by the intensity and amount of rain.
  • 8. 
    ___________ is the wearing away of earth's surface when soil or rock is loosend by wind and water and moved from one place to another.
  • 9. 
    The wide bends in a stream forms caused when the stream erodes its banks more than the channel depth is called _____________
  • 10. 
    ____________ water is water that soaks into the ground and collects in small spaces between bits of soil and rock.
  • 11. 
    Who won American Idol?
    • A. 

      Adam

    • B. 

      Chris

    • C. 

      Allison

  • 12. 
    Most of the earth's water is fresh.  True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The place where a river starts is called the
    • A. 

      Delta

    • B. 

      Expansion

    • C. 

      Headwaters

    • D. 

      Riverstart

  • 14. 
    Rivers are useful to saltwater animals because they can use it to ____________
    • A. 

      Keep warm

    • B. 

      Get food

    • C. 

      Nurse their young

    • D. 

      Go on vacation

  • 15. 
    Instead of sinking in or evaporating, ___________ flows over the ground surface
  • 16. 
    Erosion causes soil and rocks to  ____________
    • A. 

      Get wet

    • B. 

      Move

    • C. 

      Get bigger

    • D. 

      Get warmer

  • 17. 
    Deposition is one way ___________ is left behind my moving water
  • 18. 
    • A. 

      Goes slower

    • B. 

      Goes faster