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Hydrosphere. What will we look at in this unit?. The Hydrological Cycle The River Course The Characteristics at each stage Hydrographs. The Hydrological Cycle.

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Hydrosphere


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What will we look at in this unit?

  • The Hydrological Cycle

  • The River Course

  • The Characteristics at each stage

  • Hydrographs


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The Hydrological Cycle

  • Describes the continuous movement of water on, above, and below the surface of the Earth. Since the water cycle is truly a "cycle," there is no beginning or end. Water can change states among liquid, vapour, and ice at various places in the water cycle


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There are many processes that occur within the

hydrological cycle, these are;

  • Evaporation

  • Transpiration

  • Evapotranspiration

  • Condensation

  • Advection

  • Precipitation

  • Infiltration

  • Percolation

  • Throughflow

  • Runoff

The force powering the cycle is SOLAR POWER, the hydrological cycle cannot occur without this.


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Advection

Precipitation

Condensation

Runoff

Infiltration

Evaporation/ Transpiration

Percolation

throughflow


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  • Outline the difference between:

  • Evaporation and transpiration2

  • Condensation and precipitation2

  • Runoff and Percolation2

  • What is the name given to the water stored under

  • the surface? 1

  • 3) What 3 processes contribute to this storage? 3

  • 4) With the aid of a diagram, describe the global hydrological cycle. 6

  • 5) Explain how a balance is maintained within the

  • hydrological cycle.8


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