Q. Arrange the following zones of lentic waterbody from top to bottom:
1. Limnetic Zone
2. Benthic Zone
3. Littoral Zone
4. Profundal Zone
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

[A] 2 1 3 4

[B] 1 3 4 2

[C] 3 1 4 2

[D] 4 2 1 3

Answer: C
Notes:

The zones of a lentic waterbody:

A lentic aquatic body can be divided into four major zones, each of which has its own characteristics.

  • Littoral zone
  • Limnetic zone
  • Profundal zone
  • Benthic Zone

 

Source: NCERT