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Published on September 25, 2008

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Unit 5 Chapter 11 Lesson 1 Water Changes Deserts : Unit 5 Chapter 11 Lesson 1 Water Changes Deserts 20 Questions! a person who has no permanent home but keeps moving from place to place. : a person who has no permanent home but keeps moving from place to place. nomad How were the Hohokam able to build settlements in the desert? : How were the Hohokam able to build settlements in the desert? They dug irrigation canals to carry water to their settlements and to desert land. A sudden heavy rain. : cloudburst A sudden heavy rain. Deep water-carved gully or ditch. : Deep water-carved gully or ditch. arroyo When might you expect to see water in a desert stream or river? : When might you expect to see water in a desert stream or river? When mountain snows have melted or after it has rained. A large pipe or canal built to carry water. : A large pipe or canal built to carry water. Aqueduct How do people in the desert get most of their water? : How do people in the desert get most of their water? From reservoirs and wells. someone who moves from farm to farm with the seasons, harvesting crops. : someone who moves from farm to farm with the seasons, harvesting crops. Migrant worker Why can more people live in and visit the desert Southwest today? : Why can more people live in and visit the desert Southwest today? It has more water. That’s All! : That’s All! Keep Sharp Minds!

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