Soil Worksheet-9

Soil Worksheet-9

 

Label the given diagram

The given diagram shows the different layers of soil in a glass jar. Name them.

 

Mark the correct answer given in the bracket for the following questions:

  1. The layer at the (top/bottom) of the soil consists of tiny stones and pebbles.
  2. There is a layer of muddy water (above/below) the layer of clay.
  3. There is a layer of muddy water (above/below) the layer of humus.
  4. There is a layer of clay (above/below) the layer of sand.
  5. There is a layer of fine sand just (above/below) the layer of stones and pebbles in soil.
  6. There is a layer of humus (above/below) the layer of muddy water.
  7. There is a layer clay (above/below) the layer of fine sand.
  8. There is a layer of fine sand (above/below) the layer of clay.
  9. There is a layer of stones and pebbles (above/below) the layer of sand.

Answer:

  1. bottom
  2. above
  3. below
  4. above
  5. above
  6. below
  7. below
  8. below
  9. below