August 18, 2022
Water

Water is necessary for human life, animal and plants. Without water, a lot of things might cease to function well. Water is a liquid content without color, taste, and smell.


Characteristics of water


Water is colorless
Water Is odorless
Water is tasteless


Sources of water


Rainwater
Tap water
Well water
River water
Stream water
Lake water
Ocean and sea

Stream water

Stream water


A stream is a body of water that flows on earth’s surface, they have a current.


Lake water

Lake water


It is a large body of slowly moving or standing water that occupies an inland of an appreciable size


Ocean & Sea

Ocean


A sea is a smaller part of an ocean, seas are found in areas where the ocean and land meet. An ocean is a far larger body of open water than a sea.
Ocean

Sea

Rainwater

Rain water

Rain is liquid content in form of droplets from the atmosphere that falls under gravity

Tap water

Tap water

Tap water is also known as running water, it is usually supplied through a tap, a water dispenser value. Tap water is commonly used for drinking, washing and toilet flushing

Well water

Well water is underground water that is untreated. Well drillers, drill to the aquifer which is an underground layer of permeable rock containing water.

Uses of water
Drinking and household needs
Recreation
Industry and commerce
Agriculture
Thermoelectricity/ Energy
Medical
Transportation

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