Evaluate Knowledge Of Water Unit 6

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Evaluate Knowledge Of Water Unit 6

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does "abiotic" mean?
    • A. 

      Living

    • B. 

      Non-living

    • C. 

      Living and non-living

  • 2. 
    What powers the water cycle?
    • A. 

      Earth

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Sun

  • 3. 
    Salinity, pH, turbidity, dissolved oxygen, temperature are all factors that considered when assessing?
    • A. 

      Disease outbreaks

    • B. 

      Water quality

    • C. 

      Water assessment

  • 4. 
    What is the only substance on earth that can be found as a solid, liquid, and gas?
  • 5. 
    Land that is covered with water at some time during the year.
    • A. 

      Wetland

    • B. 

      Watershed

    • C. 

      Ecosystem

  • 6. 
    An area of land that water flows across on its way to another source.
    • A. 

      Wetland

    • B. 

      Watershed

    • C. 

      Ecosystem

  • 7. 
    The hydrogen end of a water molecule has a ___ charge.
  • 8. 
    What is the largest estuary in the lower 48 states of the United States?
    • A. 

      North Carolina Sound

    • B. 

      Gulf of Mexico

    • C. 

      Chesapeake Bay

  • 9. 
    Does a sprinkler store water?
  • 10. 
    Virginia's three main watersheds are the Chesapeake Bay, North Carolina Sound, and Gulf of Mexico.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Cisterns store water.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Clouds are formed from what process in the water cycle?
    • A. 

      Evaporation

    • B. 

      Condensation

    • C. 

      Precipitation

  • 13. 
    Reservoirs store water.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    ___ near large bodies of water is milder than areas without large bodies of water.
    • A. 

      Weather

    • B. 

      Climate

    • C. 

      Water quality

  • 15. 
    Sun, water, temperature, soil, and air are all examples of biotic factors.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Letter C represents which step of the water cycle?
    • A. 

      Evaporation

    • B. 

      Condensation

    • C. 

      Precipitation

  • 17. 
    The picture below shows which property of water?
    • A. 

      Cohesion

    • B. 

      Capillary action

    • C. 

      Surface tension

  • 18. 
    Water is known as the universal solvent, because it can dissolve so many substances.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Water has a slightly positively charged end, and a slightly negatively charged end and is called __ for this reason?
    • A. 

      Universal solvent

    • B. 

      Polar molecule

    • C. 

      Positively charged

  • 20. 
    How does water moderate climate near large bodies of water?
    • A. 

      The water absorbs the heat in the winter, and releases it in the summer.

    • B. 

      The water absorbs the heat in the summer, and releases it in the winter.

  • 21. 
    The Chesapeake Bay  is an estuary where fresh water and ___ water meet.
  • 22. 
    Does a wetland filter sediment and impurities?
  • 23. 
    Aquifers store water.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Does a wetland control flooding?
  • 25. 
    A wetland provides a home for ___.
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