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Question 2:

Answer the following questions in about 30 words.

(i) Name three states having black soil and the crop which is mainly grown in it.

(ii) What type of soil is found in the river deltas of the eastern coast? Give three main features of this type of soil.

(iii) What steps can be taken to control soil erosion in the hilly areas?

(iv) What are the biotic and abiotic resources? Give some examples.


(i) Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh

Black soil is ideal for growing cotton.

(ii) Alluvial soil

Alluvial soils are very fertile. They are ideal for growing sugarcane, wheat and paddy. As it has mo…

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