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Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Canadian Edition - Unit 45

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) andisols
b) antisols
c) aridisols
d) alfisols
e) entisols

Question 2:

a) histosols
b) icisols
c) glacisols
d) gelisols
e) mollisols

Question 3:

a) lavasols
b) ultisols
c) alfisols
d) pyrosols
e) andisols

Question 4:

a) deserts
b) polar areas
c) semiarid grasslands
d) the rainy tropics
e) high mountain environments

Question 5:

a) Charles Marbut
b) Vasily Dokuchayev
c) Konstantin Glinka
d) Mikhail Solstoy
e) none of these

Question 6:

a) recent
b) patient
c) parent
d) enter
e) invent

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