Soil Worksheet-3

Soil Worksheet-3

 

Multiple -Choice Questions:

  1. Which of the following type of soil does not hold water well?

(a) Sand                       (b) Gravel                    (c) Clay

 

  1. Sand is ______ and dry.

(a) light                        (b) heavy

 

  1. Water passes easily through ______ soil as the particles are coarse.

(a) clayey                     (b) sandy

 

  1. Sand is light and________.

(a) dry                          (b) wet

 

  1. _______ becomes very heavy and quite sticky when wet.

(a) Sand                       (b) Gravel                    (c) Clay

 

  1. Water does not flow freely through ________ soil.

(a) clayey                     (b) sandy

 

  1. Clay becomes very ________when wet.

(a) light                        (b) heavy

 

  1. Clay becomes quite sticky when _________.

(a) dry                          (b) wet

 

  1. What is the garden soil that consists of clay, sand, and humus called?

(a) Loam                     (b) Stones          (c) Rocks

 

  1. Which of the following type of soil is very good for growing plants?

(a) Sandy                     (b) Clayey                    (c) Loamy

 

Answer Key:

(1)-B; (2)-A; (3)-B; (4)-A; (5)-C; (6)-A; (7)-A; (8)-B; (9)-A; (10)-C