SSC Ecology And Environment Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-5

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    The soil, which is carried by air and then deposited, is called

    A)  Alluvial

    B)  colluvial

    C)  eolian  

    D)  glacial

    Correct Answer: C

    Solution :

    [c]  Soil is classified into two types, residual and transported. Transported soils are those where the weathered material is taken away to other places. The quality of transport soil depends upon the nature of the transortingagents. The transported soils may be, colluvial (carried by gravity), alluvial (carried by running water), eolian (carried by air) and glacial (carried by glaciers),

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