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Cloud Descriptions And Different Parts Of The Water Cycle.[print questions]

This cloud is high, wispy and made of ice.
a) cirrus
b) cumulus
c) cirrocirrus
d) stratus

This cloud produces rain ONLY.
a) nimbostratus
b) cumulonimbus
c) stratus
d) cumulus

This cloud is flat and looks like a blanket.
a) stratus
b) cirrus
c) cumulonimbus
d) cumulus

This cloud brings rain and thunderstorms.
a) cumulonimbus
b) cirrus
c) cirrocumulus
d) cumulus

This cloud is puffy and can be associated with fair weather or can grow vertically.
a) cumulus
b) stratus
c) cirrus
d) cumulonimbus

The part of the water cycle that involves plants and trees.
a) transpiration
b) precipitation
c) condensation
d) evaporation

The part of the water cycle that water turns into vapor.
a) evaporation
b) condensation
c) precipitation
d) transpiration

When water vapor cools, it...
a) condenses and forms clouds around a speck of dust
b) condenses and forms a cloud
c) falls back into the ocean
d) runs off to join other water in lakes and streams

Water that collects in lakes and streams is called...
a) run off
b) precipitation
c) condensation
d) evaporation

When you see a cumulonimbus cloud, you can expect...
a) a thunderstorm
b) rain
c) hot weather
d) cold weather

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