Hydrosphere All of the water present on the planet –Oceans, lakes, streams, ice caps, snow, glaciers, etc.
Biosphere That area of the land, water and air that contains life!
Litho = solid rock Atmos = air Hydro = water Bio = Life Sphere = round
1. To which sphere do all of earth’s inhabitants belong? 2. What is earth’s hydrosphere made of? 3. Where is water in the gaseous state found? 4. To which sphere do mountains, valleys, and other pieces of land belong?
Which earth systems interact for following – 1.Glaciers carved Yosemite valley 2. Most of California’s earthquakes are caused by movement of rocks along the San Andreas Fault System 3. Many of the mudslides in northern California occur when snow melts
4.Sequoias and redwoods grow in some of the forests in California 5.The Pacific Ocean borders western California 6.Death Valley is one of the hottest, driest places on earth
Energy Transfer Moving object Waves electromagnetic waves Heat flow – heat flows from a warmer object to a colder object