|Week 24 Vocabulary|
The process plants us to convert carbon dioxide and water into food and oxygen.
A measurement representing the amount of salt dissolved in ocean water.
|3) Surface Current||
Rivers of water that move through the oceanís surface. These are determined by wind and the coriolis effect.
A current that brings cold water and nutrients from the bottom of the ocean up to the top.
|5) Tide||Rise and fall of sea level caused by the gravitational pull between the Earth and moon.|
|6) Wave||A disturbance
in liquids that has a crest and a trough but only carries energy along,
distance between two troughs or 2 crests of a wave.
|8) Wave height||
The distance between the crest and trough of a single wave.
|9) Crest||The highest point on any wave in a liquid.|
|10) Trough||The lowest point on any wave in liquid.|