Understanding The Hydrosphere And How Does IT Impact The Environment.

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Hydrosphere Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Salt Water is what?
    • A. 

      Water that we drink

    • B. 

      Relating to, living in, located near, or consisting of salt water.

    • C. 

      Freshwater

  • 2. 
    About 70 percent of earth is covered by water?
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 3. 
    Which one is most likely is a bottom dweller?
    • A. 

      Shark

    • B. 

      Blue Fish Tuna

    • C. 

      Flounder

    • D. 

      Whale

  • 4. 
    Pollution is a harmful waste product that harm the environment
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    How much of earth water is salt water?
    • A. 

      About 97.5

    • B. 

      About 70 percent

    • C. 

      About 2.5

    • D. 

      About 1.2 percent

  • 6. 
    The oceans formed about 4 to 4.5 billion years ago by the eruption of volcanoes that brought gases up to the earth's surface. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Most ______ comes from the oceans and is returned to the earth as precipitation
  • 8. 
    About how many people in the world lack water?
    • A. 

      1.1 billions

    • B. 

      5 millions

    • C. 

      100 millions

    • D. 

      5 billions

  • 9. 
    Which is another name for water cycle.
    • A. 

      Hydrologic cycle

    • B. 

      Life cycle

    • C. 

      Food chain

    • D. 

      Food pyramid

  • 10. 
    Never a stream’s discharge increase so much that the river channel cannot hold the increased volume of water. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The oceans get saltier due to what? 
    • A. 

      Pollution in the ocean

    • B. 

      To the rivers that flow into them

    • C. 

      People swimming in the ocean.

  • 12. 
    Can  pollution effect people life on a daily basis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Which one is a natural  made lake in the United States?
    • A. 

      Falls Lake

    • B. 

      Hiwassee Dam

    • C. 

      Great Lake

    • D. 

      Hills Creek Reservoir & Hills Creek Dam

  • 14. 
    Most evaporation comes from what?
    • A. 

      River

    • B. 

      Ponds

    • C. 

      Ocean

    • D. 

      Lakes

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