Water in Utah
Utah Waters Van
Which would be most helpful to farmers?
A) very little rainfall
B) rainfall that evaporates quickly
C) rainfall that soaks into the soil slowly
D) rainfall that runs off the land quickly
Which of the following is an example of condensation occurring in the water cycle?
A) clouds or dew forming
B) ocean water changing to water vapor
C) underground water soaked into rocks
D) water flowing down a river
Where is most water found on Earth?
A) in lakes
B) in glaciers
C) in rivers
D) in oceans
How does water vapor in the air return to Earth?
A) it condenses then precipitates as rain
B) it evaporates and forms clouds
C) it evaporates and is blown by the wind
D) it sticks to any surface it comes in contact with
What does heat from the sun cause water to do?
A) change into a solid
B) evaporate into the air
C) fall from clouds as rain
D) travel deeper into the soil
What source of energy evaporates the most water from Earth's surface?
C) the sun