Civil Engineering - UPSC Civil Service Exam Questions - Discussion

17. 

Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched ?

[A]. Water losses....Evaporation
[B]. Runoff....Stream flow
[C]. Percolation....Soil Erosion
[D]. Storm....Precipitation

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Mahanthi said: (Jan 11, 2018)  
C is the correct answer.

Biku said: (May 30, 2018)  
C is the correct answer.

Basu said: (Sep 2, 2018)  
Option C is the correct answer.

Sriraju said: (Nov 19, 2018)  
C is the the correct answer.

Sriraju said: (Nov 19, 2018)  
a) Evaporation is one of the loss from the water body.
b) Runoff means excess rainfall / effective rainfall/ water flows on soil strata ( surface or subsurface).
c) The flow of water within the soil mass is percolation.
d) Stormwater means precipitation occurs suddenly with a short duration like instantaneous hydrograph.

A Ali said: (Nov 12, 2020)  
C is correct. I too agree.

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