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Water Facts

Question: What is the total amount of water used to manufacture a new car, including new tires?
Answer: 39,090 gallons per car

 

Question: True or False? Water is the only substance found on earth naturally in three forms (solid, liquid, and gas)
Answer: True

 

Question: How much water is used in the average five-minute shower?
Answer: 25-50 gallons

 

Question: How much of the earth’s surface is water?
Answer: 80%

 

Question: How much of the earth’s water is suitable for drinking water?
Answer: 1%

 

Question: At what temperature does water vaporize?
Answer: 212 degrees F, 100 degrees C

 

Question: How much of a chicken is water?
Answer: 75%

 

Question: How much of a pineapple is water?
Answer: 80%

 

Question: How much of a tomato is water?
Answer: 95%

 

Question: How much water does it take to process one ton of beet sugar to make processed sugar?
Answer: 3,310 Gallons

 

Question: How many gallons of water would it take to cover one square mile with one foot of water?
Answer: 219 Million Gallons

 

Question: How much of an elephant is water?
Answer: 70%

 

Question: How much of an ear of corn is water?
Answer: 80%

 

Question: How much water does it take to make one pound of wool or cotton?
Answer: 101 gallons

 

Question: How much water does it take to refine one barrel of crude oil?
Answer: 1,851 Gallons

 

Question: How much water does it take to process one ton of cane sugar to make processed sugar?
Answer: 28,100 Gallons

 

Question: How much water does it take to make one pound of plastic?
Answer: 24 Gallons

 

Question: How much of the human body is water?
Answer: 66%

 

Question: How long can a person live without water?
Answer: Approximately one week, depending on the conditions.

 

Question: Does water regulate the earth’s temperature?
Answer: Yes (it is a natural insulator)

 

Question: How much water does it take to process one barrel of beer?
Answer: 1,500 gallons

 

Question: How much water does it take to produce one ton of steel?
Answer: 62,600 gallons

 

Question: How much water is used in the average five-minute shower?
Answer: 25-59 gallons