6.12: Introduction to Groundwater Difficulty Level: Basic Created by: CK-12 % Progress MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress % % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English TermDefinition groundwater Fresh water below Earth's surface. impermeable Material that water cannot pass though. permeable Material that water can pass through. porosity Small holes that exist between grains in a rock or sediment. water table Line between where water is in a rock layer (below) and where it is not (above). Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Describes groundwater and explains how aquifers form. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Introduction to Groundwater Difficulty Level: Basic Authors: Dana Desonie, Ph.D. Tags: aquifer groundwater impermeable (3 more) permeable porosity SCI.ESC.531.L.2 Subjects: science Earth Science Concept Nodes: SCI.ESC.531 (Introduction to Groundwater) Grades: 6 , 7 Date Created: Jan 04, 2013 Last Modified: Aug 29, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.