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Lakes and rivers constitute _______. a. 87% of freshwater b. a tiny fraction of Earth’s freshwater c. a majority of Earth’s freshwater d. a majority of water on earth

Cynthia Baker

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Craig Stewart on July 11, 2018

Lakes and rivers constitute a small fraction of the Earths fresh water. The majority of the Earth's water (97%) are found in the oceans. But this is not fresh water. Most of the freshwater is in glaciers and the polar ice caps, and some lakes and rivers. So, it is a very small fraction of the Land, freshwater lakes and rivers are.

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