Bio-Geography-Soil Structure and Formation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Geography (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 33 - 40 of 94

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Question number: 33

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Texture of the soil implies

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Colour of the soil

b.

Arrangement of particles

c.

Moisture content of soil

d.

Particle size

Question number: 34

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Podzols refers to

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Soils of coniferous forest

b.

Soils with very fertile A - Horizon

c.

A very fertile river alluvium

d.

Soils found in dry regions

Question number: 35

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The approximate pH value of an acidic soil is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

About 7

b.

About 13

c.

About 4

d.

About 10

Question number: 36

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Lateritic soil are found in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Assam

b.

Kerala

c.

Meghalaya

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 37

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The soil microorganism thriving in well aerated soil with a pH between 5 and 7 and is responsible for giving soil its characteristic odor is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Algae

b.

Actinomycetes

c.

Earth worms

d.

Rhizobium

Question number: 38

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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The A and B horizons together are referred to as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Top Soil

b.

Subsoil

c.

True Soil

d.

Top horizon

Question number: 39

» Bio-Geography » Soil Structure and Formation

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Consider the following diagram “Z” shows the process of

Identify the various soil processes given in the diagram

Identify the Various Soil Processes Given in the Diagram

What are the various processes that are affecting the formation of soil

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Podsolization

b.

Gleization

c.

Iron Pan

d.

Calcification

Question number: 40

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Soil that is a mixture principally of Kaolin, hydrated oxides and Quartz is known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Oxisol

b.

Histosol

c.

Vertisol

d.

Spodosol

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