6th Grade Water Science Quiz

18 Questions | Attempts: 963

6th Grade Science Quizzes & Trivia

In this course we got to study the movement, distribution, and quality of water on the Earth surface and other planets, including the water cycle, water resources and environmental watershed sustainability. Test how well you understood all this by taking the comprehensive quiz below. All the best as you tackle it!

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


    • 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. 


    • B. 


    • C. 


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


    • B. 


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


    • B. 


    • C. 


    • D. 


  • 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. 


    • C. 

      Get bigger

    • D. 

      Get warmer

  • 17. 
    Deposition is one way ___________ is left behind my moving water
  • 18. 
    What happens in a stream as the land levels out?
    • A. 

      Goes slower

    • B. 

      Goes faster

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