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Water Cycle for Kids
Put the correct water-cycle components in the proper place
Diagram of the natural water cycle
Here's a diagram of the natural water cycle ... with the words removed. An alphabetical list of the water-cycle terms is listed below the diagram. See if you can properly place the terms in the correct location (letter) on the diagram.
When you're done, view the complete water-cycle diagram.
Here is a page-size version of the diagram below for you to print out.
|You can print this page and write in the letter in the boxes next to the water-cycle terms and then check to see if you are correct.|
|[ ] Condensation||[ ] Evaporation|
|[ ] Evapotranspiration||[ ] Freshwater storage|
|[ ] Groundwater discharge||[ ] Groundwater storage|
|[ ] Infiltration||[ ] Precipitation|
|[ ] Snowmelt runoff to streams||[ ] Spring|
|[ ] Streamflow||[ ] Sublimation|
|[ ] Surface runoff||[ ] Water storage in the atmosphere|
|[ ] Water storage in ice and snow||[ ] Water storage in oceans|
|[ ] Desublimation||[ ] Plant uptake|