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Based on inter-particle forces, soil water can be classified in to __________

(a) Adsorbed water

(b) Pore water

(c) All of the mentioned

(d) None of the mentioned

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Question is from Modes of Occurrences of Water in Soil in portion Soil Water Effective and Neutral Stresses of Geotechnical Engineering I

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Correct option is (a) Adsorbed water

The explanation: Adsorbed water which is attracted by forces within the soil and pore water are the two types of soil water divided based on inter-particle forces.

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