SSC 100 Fall 2010 Review questions and concepts. Chpt 5: Water in soil-plant system 1. Define and differentiate between infiltration and percolation; transpiration and evaporation, a. Infiltration: entry of water into the soil. b. Vs. c. Percolation: down
SSC 100 Additional review questions for exam 2 1. Distinguish between inner sphere and outer sphere complex formation with respect to surface adsorption and cation exchange.
2. What is meant by K-fixation by vermiculite?
3. What is meant by P-fixation by
SSC 100 Fall 2010 Review questions and concepts. What is soil?
Differentiate between pedon and profile. To what depth do pedons extend?
What are the main soil properties associated with each of the nine master horizons?
What are two main properties of an
Cation exchange review and practice problems Review: One mole of any substance (element, molecule, compound) is the atomic mass of the element, molecule or compound. The mass of one mole of hydrogen, for example, is 1 gram. The mass of one mole of calcium
1. Soils are 3 dimentional, vertically differenciated, at or near earths surface, contain minerals & organic matter, and are formed by chemical, physical, and biologic processes. Soil denotes the unconsolidated, thin, variable layer of mineral and organic