How Does Climate Change Impact Our Food & Water? Did you know that our basic necessities for life, including food and water, are impacted by climate change? Play this quiz to learn how! 13 Questions by Columbia_University 09/03/2018 answers Play What parts of the water cycle does climate change profoundly affect? Atmospheric water vapor concentrations Precipitation patterns Runoff and stream flow All answer choices are accurate How is climate change altering precipitation in the U.S.? Increasing extreme precipitation everywhere Increasing length of droughts everywhere Increase in both wet and dry extremes Climate change doesn't alter precipitation Soil moisture is projected to decline with higher temperatures. This is an issue because it: Prevents soil erosion, and subsequently, a Dust Bowl event Helps regulate water and carbon between land and atmosphere Recharges groundwater, which is necessary for plants to grow All answer choices are accurate … and 10 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.