Yucky Water
Ewwww
Pretty Water
Space
Space Ditto
100

If you use too much fertilizer, it can cause _________ pollution.

nutrient

100

Type of pollution that is caused by excess soil entering waterways.

sediment

100

The name for where water collects in a landscape.

watershed

100

What is an astrobiologist?

Triple points


a scientist who studies life on other planets

100

What protects us from the heat and solar flares of the sun?

500 points

magnetic field

200

Hot water contains less dissolved ____________ than cold water.

oxygen

200

Free candy if you get the answer correct:

TYPE OF POLLUTION DEALING WITH HEAT.

Thermal

200

Double points: 

What is the area below the water table?

Saturation Zone

200

What is the goldilocks zone?

The area that is not too hot or too cold by a star.
200

Why don't we want a planet to have an extreme elliptical orbit?

too close and too far from sun

300

Triple points:

What type of pollution can clog or damage fish gills?

sediment pollution

300

Pollution can cause algae to bloom and when it dies, it removes ___________ from the water.

oxygen

300

A body of permeable rock which can contain or transmit groundwater.

aquifer

300

What is the planet in the habitable zone of our solar system?

Earth

300

What is the name for organisms that live in extreme environments?

extremophiles

400

What is pathogen pollution caused by?

Human and animal waste

400

double points

Type of pollution that enters a reservoir directly.

point-source pollution

400

What kind of rock is often in an aquifer, especially in our area?

limestone
400

Two gases that we would want to find in the atmosphere of other planets.

methane and oxygen

400

What is the other name for water bears?

 tardigrades

500

Agricultural ______ forms when contaminants from farms mix with rain or snow.

runoff
500

Type of pollution that is hard to pinpoint and is carried by runoff.

Non-point source pollution

500

Act like a baby for 500 points.

500

On Earth, where there is _______, there is life.

water

500

What is my first name?

Melissa

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