A man digging the ground near a water body found that the soil was moist. As he kept digging deeper and deeper he reached a level where all the spaces between particles of soil and gaps between rocks were filled with water. The upper limit of this layer is called (a) water level. (b) water table. (c) groundwater. (d) water limit.

c) water table

Explanation

The upper limit of this layer where water is present between particles of soil and gaps between rocks is called water table and water below the layer is called groundwater. As the man digs deeper, the level where all the spaces between particles of soil and gaps between rocks were filled with water is known as the water table.Groundwater is the water present below the earth’s surface and is a vast resource of water. Almost 22 percent of water is below the surface land in the form of groundwater.

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