. ____________ soils are heavy as they hold water, have little air.


(a) Loamy              

(b) Clay                           

(c) Sandy                         

(d) Silt

 

Best Answer

(b)     

Clayey soil is made up of fine particles which fit close together and have high water retention capacity with very little space for air between them. So this soil becomes heavy due to the large quantity of water present between them.

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