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Water Vocab

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polar molecule a molecule that has electrically charged areas
surface tension the tightness across the surface of water caused by the polar water molecules pulling on each other.
capillary action the combined force of attraction among water molecules and with the molecules of surrounding materials.
solution a mixture in which one substance is dissolved in another
solvent the part of a solution that is present in the largest amount and dissolves a solute; it DOES the dissolving
evaporation the process by which molecules at the surface of a liquid, such as water absorb enough energy to change to a gaseous state, such as water vapor.
condensation the process by which a gas, such as water vapor, changes to a liquid, such as water
specific heat the amount of heat energy required to increase the temperature of one kilogram of a substance by 1 C
suspension a mixture in which particles can be seen and easily separated by settling or filtration
solute the part of a solution present in a lesser amount and dissolved by the solvent; it GETS DISSOLVED by another substance
transpiration the process by which plants release water vapor through their leaves
freezing point the temperature at which a substance changes from a liquid to a solid
boiling point the temperature at which a substance changes from a liquid to a gas
cohesion when water molecules attract to each other because of unlike charges (negative to positive)
adhesion the process of water molecules sticking to other substances
density the amount of mass in a given space
pores tiny openings in and between particles of rocks and soil that may contain air or water
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