| Do you think
you know all about the water cycle? Want to put your knowledge to the test?
Answer these questions below to see if you are a water cycle expert!
1. The water
cycle is the Earth's way of _______.
Getting rid of water
Using up all of our water
Cleaning our water
2. There are
____ stages in the water cycle.
3. The water
cycle begins with ________.
Trick question-the water cycle has
no beginning or end
4. When the
Sun heats up the puddle of water in your backyard and turns it into water
vapor, this process is known as ________.
5. When you
look outside and it is raining, the water falling down is in what stage of the
6. When you
see clouds forming in the sky, the water above you is forming droplets in what
stage of the water cycle?
7. In the
collection stage of the water cycle, water finds itself back in oceans,
streams, and rivers by way of ________.
The suction force that comes from
large bodies of water
and the fact that things tend to flow downhill
Animals that carry the water
8. As time
goes by, and water goes through the water cycle again and again, the amount of
water on Earth _______.
Stays the same
Goes up and down
9. The water
that was around when dinosaurs roamed the Earth:
Is gone, and has been for a long
Is about halfway gone
Is the same water we use today
Would be really dirty if it were
water makes it all the way through the water cycle, the water ________.
Starts the cycle over again
Has beaten that cycle and moves on
to a more advanced cycle