Soil Worksheet-10

Soil Worksheet-10

 

True or False

  1. Gravel consists of tiny stones and does not hold water well.

  2. Gravel has gaps between the stones that allow water to pass easily.

  3. Sand is light and dry.

  4. Sand has gaps between the stones that allow water to pass easily.

  5. Water passes easily through sandy soil as the particles are coarse.

  6. Clay consists of tiny stones and does not hold water well.

  7. Sand is heavy and wet.

  8. Water does not passes easily through sandy soil.

  9. Clay particles are extremely fine.

  10. Clay becomes very heavy and quite sticky when wet.

 

Answer Key:

  1. True

  2. True

  3. True

  4. False

  5. True

  6. False

  7. False

  8. False

  9. True

  10. True