Which of the following statement regarding red soil is/are correct -

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asked Dec 29, 2016 in Indian and World Geography by PRASHANT TYAGI (4,445 points)

1- the colour of soil is red due to ferric oxide content

2- it is rich in lime, humous, potash.

3- they are porous and have friable structure

a.) Only 1

b.) 1 and 3

c.) 2 and 3

d.) 1,2 and 3

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answered Dec 29, 2016 by Pra Na (1,745 points)
Only 1 is correct .
commented Dec 29, 2016 by PRASHANT TYAGI (4,445 points)
Please give explanation in support of your answer - Why others are incorrect etc.
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answered Jan 31 by Phurden Lepcha (345 points)
option A is a correct answer.
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answered Feb 9 by abhisheksinghitbhu (110 points)
Answer should be 1 and 3.. As red soil lacks lime!!
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answered Feb 26 by rudra (205 points)
option a is correct reference:-https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soil_color
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answered Apr 11 by Ankita1610 (295 points)
Due to ferric content
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