What environment is unfavorable for the process of decomposition?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 3 months ago

What environment is unfavorable for the process of decomposition?
 
(a) Warm
 
(b) Low temperature and anaerobic conditions
 
(c) Moist
 
(d) Having good humus
 
The question was asked in final exam.
 
I need to ask this question from Ecosystem topic in portion Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 3 months ago

Correct choice is (b) Low temperature and anaerobic conditions
 
Explanation: The physical and chemical process of break down complex organic remains (dead or decaying organisms) into inorganic substances is called decomposition. Low temperature and anaerobic conditions are unfavorable for the process of decomposition.