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Unformatted text preview: Lab Module 4: Hydrology Please Type all answers Due in section the week of November 2 nd Name:_____________________________ Section:____________________________ All Background information for these questions is available on the website: http://www.geog.ucsb.edu/classes/Geog3/lab4.htm Subtopic A: Hydrology and the Hydrologic Cycle (review on website) Subtopic B: Water Balance Process (Soils) Subtopic C: Hydrographs Subtopic B: Water Balance Process (Soils) 1. Looking at Figures 1 and 2, what similarities do you see? (1 pt) 2. Why don't Arizona and New Mexico have higher rates of evapotranspiration (Figure 3) considering what you see in Figures 1 and 2? (2 pt) 3. Also look at Figure 3. Why do the southeastern states have such high actual evapotranspiration rates? (2 pt) 4. What forms can precipitation take? (2 pt) 5. What is the difference between actual and potential evapotranspiration? (1 pt) 20. Mediterranean climates like we have here in Santa Barbara are unique. Briefly describe how 20....
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This note was uploaded on 03/07/2011 for the course SOCIOLOGY 1 taught by Professor Mullin during the Spring '11 term at UCSB.
- Spring '11