Which of the following is an abiotic component of a pond?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 3 months ago

Which of the following is an abiotic component of a pond?
 
(a) Bacteria
 
(b) Fungi
 
(c) Water
 
(d) Fishes
 
I have been asked this question during an internship interview.
 
The doubt is from Ecosystem in section Ecosystem of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 3 months ago

Correct option is (c) Water
 
The explanation is: Water is an abiotic component of a pond ecosystem. Water is essential for the growth and transfer of gases, nutrients within the organisms. The pond is an example of a fresh-water ecosystem.