Earth sticismy

Earth sticismy

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What makes up biosphere? all living things
Where is most of the water located on Earth? oceans
Why do clouds form above a mountain range? Moist winds blow from the ocean towards the mountain
Where is most of Earth's freshwater located? icecaps and glaciers
What is the geosphere made up of? solid and molten rock, soil, and sediments
Why do clouds form about a mountain range? Because the moist winds blow from the ocean towards the mountain
Rainforests are usually located near the equator. How does this location effect the formation of clouds? The large amount of rainfall
Why is there a lack of clouds over desert areas? There is little water vapor evaporating from a desert to condense into clouds.
How does the water cycle effect the desert's cloud cover? the lack of precipitation over the desert does not allow much water to evaporate into the atmosphere

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