Physical Geography 101
Global Soils Study Guide


After the "Global Soils" lecture and readings you should be able to answer and discuss the following questions.

Describe the characteristics of the three soil groups.

List the soil orders found in Group I.

List the soil orders found in Group II.

List the soil orders found in Group III.

What is the importance of Alfisols and Mollisols?

What does the root word 'sol' mean?