What are the names of the three stages of the water cycle?

evaporation

condensation

precipitation there is a process that skips a step in this cycle, called SUBLIMATION, where ice turns directly into vapor, skipping the liquid stage.

THere are also 3 "states" of matter: vapor, or gaseous (for water, above 100 degrees C) Liquid (for water, between 0 and 100 degrees C) Solid (for water, frozen)