Water cycle crossword

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Present this crossword on water cycle to assess how much your learners have comprehended the concept.

00 hours 30 mins
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- Water that sinks into the soil and is stored in slowly flowing and slowly renewed underground reservoirs called aquifers (1 Across) (6, 5)

- A cyclic process by which water is transformed through its three states - solid, liquid and gaseous state (2 Across) (5, 5)

- Large saline body of water on the surface of the earth (6 Across)

- This process returns water to the surface of the earth as rain, snow, hail, etc. (9 Across)

- A large, flowrng body of water that usually empties into a sea or ocean (11 Across)

- A large slow moving river of ice (1 Down)

- This is the process by which liquid water turns into water vapour (3 Down)

- Energy from this source is the driving force for the hydrological cycle (4 Down)

- Land area that delivers water, sediment, and dissolved substances via small streams to a major stream or river (5 Down)

- This is a porous, water-saturated layer of sand, gravel or bedrock through which ground water flows (7 Down

- This substance covers two thirds of the surface of the earth and is vrtal for the survival of life on earth (8 Down)

- In transpiration water evaporates from these objects (9 Down)

- These are huge floating objects on seas and oceans — only 1/9‘" of the object can be seen floating over water (10 Down)

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