Exercise 2.4: The Water Cycle

1. In your own words, define the terms: precipitation, evaporation, condensation, transpiration, ground water, and run off.
You don't need to use complete sentences for this question.

a) precipitation --->

b) evaporation --->

c) condensation --->

d) transpiration --->

e) ground water --->

f) run off --->

2. Using a drawing program make a diagram of the water cycle as it would occur in your neighbourhood. Include plants found in your area and use all the terms from question 1. Upload the picture as a file submission.


3. How would the water cycle that you made in question 2 change if all the plants were removed?

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