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The portion of the land mass that extends into the ocean is called

shelf

What percent of the land on earth does not receive sufficient precipitation

Approximately 50% of the land on earth does not receive sufficient precipitation.

The solid portion of the earth

The solid portion of the Earth is known as the crust. Much of the interior is liquid stone, or magma, because of the high temperature. The core is thought to be liquid iron.

-Also known as the LITHOSPHERE (:

What percent of the earth's available water is fresh water

3%


3%
Of the total amount of available water on the earth what percent is usable
1% of water is usable in this case .

Since only 3% of water is usable as fresh water, 2% is unavailable in frozen form leaving approximately 1% of the earth's water usable.

These glaciers are sometimes called icecaps

continental

What ocean are the Hawaiian islands located in

The Hawaiian Islands are located in the Pacific Ocean.

How many pounds of water would likely be found in a person who weighs 100 pounds

65 pounds a+

Water shortages are common in this portion of the earth

North Africa,

and

Polar Regions

Common around geysers and in volcanic regions

fumarole

Does not allow precipitation to pass through

impermeable

Steep-sided islands are sometimes formed by sea mounts

true

Scientists are working to harness the geothermal energy in these

fumarole

Pounds of water would likely be found in a person who weighs 145 pounds

94

Which of these areas is least populated due to insufficient rainfall

polar regions

Pounds of water would likely be found in a person who weighs 200 pounds

130

The Length of an Earth year is based on Earth's

orbit

Choose the category that best fits the example river

moving surface water

Do oceans cover about 75 percent of the entire earth

Yes, the oceans cover approximately 70% of the earth's surface.

What are the fresh water sources in Pakistan

there are many sources of fresh water but lakes and river have water . sometimes rain is also used as fresh water

Which of these areas receives sufficient rainfall and is not plagued by water shortages Choose all that apply A The Middle East B northern Canada C polar regions D southeast Asia E Northeastern USA


southeast Asia



southeast Asia

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