|Week 23 Vocabulary|
of science dealing with the atmosphere and weather
A change in the state of matter from a liquid to a gas.
A change in the state of matter
from a gas to a liquid.
Rain, Snow, Sleet and Hail. These
are the four forms of water falling from clouds.
|5) Transpiration||When the water in the leaves of plants is evaporated into the atmosphere.|
Groups of tiny water droplets
around a nucleus of dust hanging in the atmosphere.
Air movement caused by differences
in air pressure and temperature.
A measurement of the distance North
or South of the Equator. The higher the latitude, the colder it tends to
A measurement of the height above
|10) Topography||Refers to points of equal elevation on land features. Drawn as lines on a contour map.|