Round and Round It Goes!

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Use this sheet to answer questions and take notes based on what you read about each process of the water cycle on the Round & Round It Goes! The Water Cycle website.

Rain & Snow (Precipitation)

What is precipitation?


What happens to precipitation when it falls over Wisconsin?


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What is infiltration?


How are plants a part of this process?


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Ground Water

What is ground water?


Describe the movement of ground water.


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Water Table

What is the water table?


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What is evaporation?


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What is transpiration?


What happens to water vapor once it is let into the atmosphere?


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Water Vapor

What is water vapor?


What causes clouds to form? What causes precipitation to fall?


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