(a) On digging a hole in the ground near a water body, we find the soil to be moist. Why?

(b) How can we pump out the water in the aquifers?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 16th Apr, 2013, 10:48: AM

Expert Answer:

(a) The moisture in the soil indicates the presence of underground water.

(b) Water in the aquifers can usually be pumped out with the help of tube wells or hand pumps.

Answered by  | 16th Apr, 2013, 12:48: PM