How much of the earth is water (like lakes, ponds, etc.)
It is believed that 70 percent of the planet is covered with water. 2 percent of the planet's water is fresh and 1.6 percent of the planet's water is locked up in the polar ice caps and glaciers. Check out the link for more details http://science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/earth/geophysics/question157.htm.
70% of our planet is covered by water
I've heard about 70%
If I was paying attention in class then it's about 3/4 or 0.75 percent of earth that's covered by water.
73%!!!! I've answered this question 5 times!