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When molecules of the same substance stick together Cohesion
Attraction of water molecules Adhesion
Is the tendency for a fluid to resist flow Viscosity
The property of having poles or being polar Polarity
Substance in which another substance is dissolved Solvent
Substance that is dissolved Solute
When water evaporates back out of the ocean, it leaves the minerals behind. The minerals make sea water salty Evaporation
Ash from volcanic eruption and underwater volcanoes dissolving Volcanic Activity
Cracks allow water to seep into the crust (Heated) Hydrothermal vents
animal plankton Zoo plankton
an electronic depth-sounding mechanism Sonar

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properties of water crossword puzzle

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An attraction between molecules of the same substance cohesion
attraction between molecules of different substances Adhesion
what does water form? hydrogen bonds
what is water polar molecule
water has a high what? heat capacity
one phase of water gas
what is a type of mixture when all components are evenly distributed solution
substance dissolved in a solution solute
the dissolving substance in a solution solvent
mixture of water and non dissolving material suspension

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Water Vocabulary Crossword

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Having a positively charged end and a negatively charged end Polarity
water sticking to water Cohesion
Water sticking to another surface Adhesion
The skin of the water created by cohesion. Surface tension
The ratio of mass to volume in a substance. Density
The amount of energy to raise temperature. Specific heat
The saltiness of a body of water. Salinity
Water that flows over the land without sinking. Runoff
Underwater vent found near volcanoes. Hydrothermal vent
Weather pattern that develops over the ocean. El-Nino
Zone of the ocean. Photic zone
Water located below Earth's surface. Groundwater
A rock layer that collects and stores groundwater. Aquifer
A surface able to penetrated by water. Permeable
A surface that water cannot penetrate. Impermeable
An area of land that drains into drains, etc, to a river. Watershed
The land that water flows across or under. River basin
Freshwater stream. Tributary
Where freshwater and saltwater mix and meet. Estuary
Large material or artificial lake. Reservoir
Movement of cold water. Upwelling
A process, weathered rock is picked up and moved. Erosion
Where eroded materials such as rock and other materials are deposited by water, wind, ice. Sedimentation
Organisms that live in top layer of ocean. Phytoplankton
Enrichment of an ecosystem. Eutrophication
When organisms go far down. Chemosynthesis
Technique that uses sound. Sonar
Amount of present in the water. Dissolved oxygen

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Properties of water Crossword

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Water sticks to water cohesion
Water sticks to a window adhesion
The property that allows water to absorb large amounts of water without changing its temperature high specific heat
Water can dissolve many substances. This makes water the __________. universal solvent
Water resists changes in ____________________. temperature
Ice is ___________________ than liquid water. less dense
Water is a ___________ molecule because it has an uneven distribution of electrons. polar
Forces that hold two water molecules together. hydrogen bonds
The tendency of water to move up a thin tube such as the roots of plants is known as _____________. capillary action
The loss of water from plant leaves transpiration
The two properties that are responsible for capillary action. adhesioncohesion
Read a graduated cylinder from the bottom of the _______. meniscus

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Water terms Crossword

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process of liquid molecules absorb heat & change into gas evaporation
water vapor (gas) cools down and changes back into liquid condensation
molecule that has electrically charged ends polar molecule
the force that combines the same type of polar molecules together cohesion
the tightness across the surface of water that is caused by polar molecules attracting to one another surface tension
force that combines different polar molecules together (water 'sticks' to sides of cup) adhesion
attraction of water molecules with molecules of surrounding objects/materials capillary action
amount of heat needed to increase the temperature of a substance by 1 degree Celsius specific heat
mixture in which one substance dissolves into another solution
substance that dissolves another substance in a solution; it is the largest amount solvent
substance that gets dissolved by the solvent in a solution; it is the smallest amount solute

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Properties Of Water Crossword Puzzle

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The chemical formula for water H20
A molecule in which the positive and negative charges are unevenly distributed Polar Molecule
A property of water in which the water moecules are attracted to one another Cohesion
A property of water in which the water molecules are attracted to a substance other than water Adhesion
A measure of how difficult it is to break the surface of a liquid and is caused by cohesion Surface tension
The movement of a liquid along a surface and against the force of gravity and is due to both adhesion and cohesion Capillary action
The amount of energy needed to increase the temperature of a substance Heat capacity
A mixture where the components are evenly distributed throughout Solution
The substance that is dissolved in a solution Solute
The substance in which the solute dissolves Solvent
The attraction between a hydrogen atom (with a partial positive charge) and another atom with a partial negative charge Hydrogen bond
Water's Absorption of Heat Ability to moderate temperature
When ice expands slightly until it reaches the freezing point Expansion upon freezing

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OCEANOGRAPHY CROSSWORD PUZZLE

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Below sea level BASIN
mean flow current
underwater landmass CONTINENTALSHELF
seaward border of the continental shelf continental slope
steep depressions in the deepest parts of the ocean trench
underwater plain on the deep ocean floor abyssal plain
underwater mountains that rise hundreds or thousands of feet from the seafloor. seamount
A wide, gentle incline from an ocean bottom to a continental slope. continental rise
studies the ocean oceanography
an underwater mountain system formed by plate tectonics mid-ocean ridge
underwater vehicles submersible
shallow body of water separated from a larger body of water by barrier islands or reefs lagoon
fluids exiting through diffuse flows are usually cooler, less toxic sea floor vent
partially enclosed coastal body of brackish water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it estuary
aquatic drifting organisms which means they are incapable of swimming against the current and instead plankton

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Hydrosphere Crossword

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Drinkable potable
When a gas changes into a liquid condensation
Saltiness of water salinity
Water that flows from the land into rivers and lakes runoff
Water is called this due to its ability to dissolve many things universalsolvent
All of the water on Earth hydrosphere
The "skin" or "film" on top of water surfacetension
Property where something sticks to other things adhesion
A factory dumping waste into a river would be this type of pollution pointsource
Evaporation from plants transpiration
Cloudiness of water turbidity
Rain, sleet, snow, and hail precipitation
The place where salt water and fresh water mix estuary
When a liquid changes to a gas evaporation
Water within the earth groundwater
How easily water can travel through rock permeability
The portion of land drained by a river riverbasin
Oxygen in water dissolvedoxygen
97% of Earth's water is this type saltwater
Most of Earth's freshwater is found here glaciers
The process of water seeping into the ground infiltration
3% of Earth's water is this type freshwater
Property where something sticks to itself cohesion
Pockets of water that feed wells and springs aquifer
The size of the spaces between rock porosity

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Solutions Vocabulary Crossword

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A substance consisting of atoms which all have the same number of protons and the same atomic number. element
A sample of matter with both definite and constant composition with chemical properties Pure Substance
Is composed of two or more separate elements; a mixture. Compound
A substance made by mixing other substances together. Mixture
A liquid mixture in which the minor component (the solute) is uniformly distributed within the major component (the solvent). Solution
The minor component in a solution, dissolved in the solvent. Solute
The liquid in which a solute is dissolved to form a solution. Solvent
The quality or property of being soluble solubility
Capable of being dissolved or liquefied Soluble
Incapable of being dissolved or liquefied Insoluble
A substance composed of two or more metals, or of a metal or metals with a nonmetal Alloy
to make (a liquid) thinner or weaker by the addition of water dilute
the act of concentrating; the state of being concentrated. concentration
a mixture of physically distinct substances with different properties heterogeneous mixture
any combination of substances that has uniform composition and properties homogeneous mixture
An example is milk or mayo Colliod
holding as much water or moisture as can be absorbed; thoroughly soaked saturated
denoting fats containing a high proportion of fatty acid molecules with at least one double bond unsaturated
the stage at which no more of a substance can be absorbed into a vapor or dissolved into a solution saturation point

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Properties of Water Word Search

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WATERSTRIDER
TESTTUBES
SOLVENT
SOLUTION
SOLUTE
SOLUBILITY
SEATTLE
POLARITY
POLAR
NONPOLAR
MOLECULE
HYDROGENBONDS
HIGHSPECIFICHEAT
COHESION
ADHESION

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Elements, Compounds, and Mixtures Crossword

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cannot be separated into simpler substance by physical or chemical means element
substance with only one type of particle puresubtance
element that is shiny and conducts heat and electricity metal
element that conducts heat and electricity poorly nonmetal
element with properties of metals and nonmetals metalloid
substance made up two or more different elements bonded together compound
substances that are not chemically combined mixtures
homogeneous mixture of two or more substances uniformly dispersed solution
in a solution, the substance that dissolves in the solvent solute
in solution, the substance in which the solute dissolves solvent
process where particles septa and spread evenly throughout mixture dissolving
able to dissolve soluble
unable to dissolve insoluble
solid solution alloy
measure of amount of solute dissolved in a solvent concentration
ability of one substance to dissolve in another solubility
mixture where particles are large enough to settle out suspension
mixture where particles can scatter light colloid
element we breathe in to survive oxygen
metal used to make rings gold
metal used to wire homes copper
metal used to make quarters and dimes silver
state of matter where particles are packed tight but vibrate solid
state of matter of the sun plasma
state of matter definite volume and particles can flow liquid
state of matter particles bouncing off each other gas
resistance to flow viscosity

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