Weather 1
Weather 2
Water Cycle
Seasons
Seasons
100

What is the word defined as the measurement of how hot or cold something is? 

temperature 

100

what do we use to measure temperature 

thermometer 

100
what is the first step in the water cycle?

Evaporation 

100

How long does it take earth to make one revolution around the sun 

1 year

100

Name the four seasons 

summer, fall, winter, spring 

200

what is the name given to any movement in the atmosphere?

wind

200

wind is measured by both speed and ?

direction 

200

What is process/order of the water cycle?

evaporation, condensation, precipitation, collection

200

what is the earths path around the sun called?

 

200

What is the name of the line that goes through the center of the earth?

axis 

300

water falling to the ground from clouds in the atmosphere, either as a solid or liquid, is called what?

precipitation 

300

an electrical charge being built up is called?

Lightning 

300

where does water evaporate from?

oceans, lakes, plants, etc

300

how long does it take the earth to complete one full rotation?

24 hours/1 day

300

winter happens when the earth is titled towards or away from the sun? 

titled away

400

In what four forms does water fall from the sky?

rain, hail, sleet, snow

400

what is caused by lighning?

thunder

400

what is recycled in the water cycle?

precipitation 

400

which hemisphere is the united states in?

northern 

400

is the equator or the poles the warmest place on earth?

equator

500

what causes thunder storms? 

unstable air 

500

what is used to measure wind?

anemometer 

500

where does the energy required for evaporation come from? 

the sun

500

What causes different seasons?

the tilt of the earths axis

500

What causes night and day?

the earths rotation on its axis

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