Clouds
Water Cycle
Weather Tools
100

True or False: Cumulous clouds can bring thunderstorms and rain when they look grey and dark.

True

100

What effect does the sun have on surface water? 

It causes it to: boil, sink, or evaporate 

evaporate

100

What tool measures temperature?

thermometer

200

what are clouds made of : water droplets, dust, smoke particles, or all of the above

all of the above

200

What's it called when rainwater goes into the the flow of rivers and streams? 

transformation, runoff, or irrigation

runoff

200

what tool measures wind speed?

anemometer

300

True or False: cumulous clouds look like puffy cottons balls on sunny days

true

300

Which of the following describes condensation:

1) water becoming ice in a freezer

2) steam from a tea pot turning into liquid water

2

300

what tool measures rain fall levels?

rain gauge

400

Which of these clouds are wispy clouds that form high in the sky: stratus or cirrus

cirrus

400

_________ is any liquid or solid liquid that falls from the atmosphere down to the earth.

precipitation

400

what tool measures air pressure?

barometer

500

________ clouds are thick flat clouds that form low in the sky

stratus

500

________ is when gas changes into liquid form in the water cycle: condensation, evaporation, or wind. 

Condensation

500

what tool measures the direction of the wind?

wind vane

Click to zoom
M
e
n
u