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The diagram above shows parts of a plough. Study it and answer this question.The...


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The diagram above shows parts of a plough. Study it and answer this question.

The function of the part labeled II is that it

Options

A) makes vertical cuts

B) makes horizontal cuts

C) inverts the furrow slice

D) removes mud that clings to the disc

The correct answer is B.

Explanation:

A ploughshare is a component of a plough. It is the cutting or leading edge of a mouldboard which closely follows the coulter (one or more ground-breaking spikes) when plowing.


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  • A ploughshare is a component of a plough. It is the cutting or leading edge of a mouldboard which closely follows the coulter (one or more ground-breaking spikes) when plowing.

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