Question Answer
Water cycle The continuous movement of water from the ocean to the atmosphere to the land in back to the ocean
Evaperation When waters from the oceans and the earth surface changes into water vaper
Condensation When water vaper calls and changes into water clouds in the atmosphere
Precipitation Is rain snow sleet or hail that falls from clouds on to the earths lands and oceans
Transpiration When leaves produce moisture and it turns into water vapor
Runoff Precipitation that flows over land into streams and rivers
Percolation The downward movement of water through pores and other spaces do to gravity
Ground water Is the water present beaneath earths surface in soil pore and in fractuares of rock formation
Water table The upper surface of under ground water the upper boundary of the zone of stureation
Aquifer A body of rock or sediment that stores groundwater and allows the flow of groundwater
Porosity The percentage of the total volume of a rock or sediment that consist in open spaces
Permability The ability of a rock or sediment to let liquids pass through open spaces or pores
Impermeable A rock that stops the flow of water
Artesian spring A spring whose water flows from a crack in the cap rock over the aquifer
Well A human made hole that is deeper than the water table
Zone of aeration Rain water passes through the upper zone

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