Extended Response Questions for Test

Explain what happened to the water on the sidewalk.

 
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Explain what happened to the water on the sidewalk.
by Corbin Vonier - Tuesday, 18 December 2012, 1:13 PM
 

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The water that was sitting on the sidewalk evaporated in the half hour difference.

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Re: Explain what happened to the water on the sidewalk.
by Ben Gericke - Tuesday, 18 December 2012, 1:17 PM
 

1/4.....this is not explained well enough...much more is needed.  Where is the source of energy coming from...what energy tranfers take place...how are molecules reacting.....remember taking a test is showing me what you know

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Re: Explain what happened to the water on the sidewalk.
by Corbin Vonier - Tuesday, 18 December 2012, 1:24 PM
 

The energy from the sun made the water evaporate. The sun is transferring energy

through radiation. The molecules absorb the enrgy and increase in motion.