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The Water Cycle

The Water Cycle

Author: Brett Strittmatter

The objective is to redefine the Water Cycle to the Hydrologic Cycle.

If the student can identify the Water Cycle as the Hydrologic Cycle, they will pass.

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The word Hydro means water

The Water Cycle

Another name for the Water Cycle is the Hydrologic Cycle.


The water cycle, also known as the hydrologic cycle or the H2O cycle, describes the continuous movement of water on, above and below the surface of the Earth.

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Source: Wikipedia