Unpacking Unit 6 : Part 1
By Malik Bryant
1. Water is one of the most common substances on Earth. Water is circulated on Earth by a process known as the water cycle. The availability of water varies with local geography and allows humans to utilize water as a resource.
2. Water Cycle - the circulation of the earth's water.; Solvent - The component of a solution that is present in the greatest amount.; Glaciers - a slowly moving river of ice formed by the accumulation of snow on mountains or near the poles.; Aquifers - a body of permeable rock that can contain or transmit groundwater.; River Basin - the portion of land drained by a river and its tributaries.; Watersheds - an area or ridge of land that separates waters flowing to different rivers, basins, or seas.; Impermeable - not allowing fluid to pass through.; Ground Water - water held underground in the soil or in pores and crevices in rock.
4. In my opinion, this unit is relevant to my everyday life, because it involves water & how its a common substance on Earth.
5. Where is the most sources of freshwater?; Why is water an important resource to humans?; How is water one of the most common substances of Earth?; Why is water circulated from the Water Cycle?