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Water on Earth
Water is Life

Water is Life
If there was no water on Earth, there would be no plants, animals or humans! All living things need water to live.  
The human body is almost 70 percent water. Every part of our body uses water.
farmer A farmer needs water to grow crops, like the apples or corn that we eat. For a farmer, a drought means there is not enough water in the soil for crops to grow. A farmer may have to grow fewer crops during a drought.  
tomatoes and most foods are made of water
Tomatoes are 90 percent water, potatoes are 80 percent water and chickens are 75 percent water.  
You need water to survive
People can live several weeks without food, but only a few days without water.  

One gallon of water weighs 8.34 pounds!

Drink at least 8 glasses of water a day
Each day, we should drink at least eight glasses of water.