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What is the most significant factor that controls the development of soil? A. Topography B. Time C. Climate D. Parent material geography

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Justin Parker on February 2, 2018

The most important factor that controls the development of soil is D. the original Material.There are five factors of soil formation, these are:1) the Parent Material2) Topography3) Biota4) Climate5) TimeThe soil's parent material is the material that soil develops from. Is that the soil acquires its own characteristics or attributes that influence the direction, the time, the nature of the soil, as it develops over time.Despite the Topography, the weather and Climate are factors of soil development, which are rendered unimportant when the original material is not present.

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