Question Acid Rain is a form of what kind of weathering?
Question If the average temperature rose 10 degrees, what form of water would be effected the most?
Question Runoof containing fertilizer from neighborhood yards is what kind of pollution?
Question In order to move from the ocean to the atmosphere (evaporation), a water molecue has to?
Answer Gain energy
Question What percent of the Earth’s water is fresh water?
Question What Powers the Water Cycle?
Answer The sun
Question What form is most of Earth’s Freshwater?
Question The most abundant salt in the ocean is
Answer Sodium chloride
Question What increases as you descend into the ocean?
Question What decreases as you descend into the ocean?
Question What is a deep canyon in the ocean called?
Answer A trench
Question The amount of dissolved salts in a liquid is called?
Question Waves are caused by the
Question The average salinity in the ocean is?
Answer 35 parts per thousand grams 3.5 parts per hundred grams
Question There are different curves in the currents in the northern hemisphere than the southern hemisphere, this is called the ___________________effect
Answer Coriolis Effect
Question Deep currents are mostly caused by
Question Surface currents are caused by
Question Ocean currents in the southern hemisphere turn
Question Using sound waves to measure the depth of the ocean is called
Question A flat region on the bottom of the ocean floor is called
Answer Abyssal Plain
Question Ocean trenches and ridges are found at:
Answer Tectonic Plate Boundaries
Question What percent of the earth is covered by water?
Question What percent of the ocean water is pure water?
Question The coriolis effect is happens because of:
Answer Earth’s Rotation
Question What tides show very little change between high and low tide?