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The luxuriant growth of natural vegetation in tropical rainforest is due to 
1. fertile soil. 
2. hot and wet climate throughout the year. 
3 intense sunlight for photosynthesis.
4. seasonal change to facilitate nutrient absorption. 
Select the correct answer using the code given below 

A

1 and 4 only

B

2 and 3 only

C

1, 2 and 3 only

D

1, 2, 3 and 4

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