Bio-Geography (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 75 - 82 of 129

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Question number: 75

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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The ability of rock to allow liquids to enter is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Capillarity

b.

Permeability

c.

Solubility

d.

Aeration

Question number: 76

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Soils are arranged in horizontal layers. This layering is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

the structure

b.

soil horizons

c.

soil composition

d.

the profile

Question number: 77

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Soils develop darker coloration because of

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

humus accumulation

b.

loose structure

c.

intense leaching

d.

presence of colloids

Question number: 78

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Which of the soils does NOT develop in situ?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Alluvial

b.

Chestnut

c.

Sierozem

d.

Laterite

Question number: 79

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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The soil which is characterized by a very high organic content in its upper horizon and by its high degree of water logging occupied in cool humid climatic regions is

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Histosols

b.

Xeralfs

c.

Udalfs

d.

Alfisols

Question number: 80

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Soils are recognized by their

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Texture and colour

b.

Present use

c.

Nature of development

d.

Age of development

Question number: 81

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Question

Which of the following term is used for artificially formed soil mass

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Clod

b.

Concentration

c.

Pedon

d.

Ped

Question number: 82

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Mention the soil that occurs in the coniferous forest region

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Black soil

b.

Laterite

c.

Alluvium

d.

Podzol

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