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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 44

Instructions: For each question, click on the radio button beside your answer. When you have completed the entire quiz, click the Submit my answers button at the bottom of the page to receive your results.

Question 1:


a) resistant residue
b) nomesistant residue
c) soil catena
d) soil consistence
e) loam

Question 2:


a) flakes
b) columns
c) bread crumbs
d) clay cubes
e) small ropes

Question 3:


a) flakes
b) columns
c) bread crumbs
d) clay cubes
e) small ropes

Question 4:


a) flakes
b) columns
c) bread crumbs
d) clay cubes
e) small ropes

Question 5:


a) sand
b) alluvium
c) silt
d) colluvium
e) clay

Question 6:


a) Germany
b) Great Britain
c) the United States
d) Russia
e) Israel

Question 7:


a) True
b) False

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False

Question 11:


a) True
b) False

Question 12:


a) True
b) False

Question 13:


a) translocation
b) transpiration
c) transformation
d) losses
e) addition

Question 14:


a) R
b) D
c) Oa
d) Ob
e) Oc

Question 15:


a) transformation
b) addition
c) illuviation
d) horizonation
e) regolith weathering

Question 16:


a) Aa
b) Oe
c) Ae
d) Re
e) Fe

Question 17:


a) illuviation in steep-sloped zones
b) moist tropical soil regimes
c) translocated D horizons
d) humus-controlled leaching in pine-needle dominated desert environments
e) a and c

Question 18:


a) organic matter
b) resistant residue
c) bedrock
d) altered chemical compounds
e) soil solution

Question 19:


a) True
b) False

Question 20:


a) True
b) False

Question 21:


a) True
b) False

Question 22:


a) True
b) False

Question 23:


a) True
b) False

Question 24:


a) True
b) False

Question 25:


a) True
b) False