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Unformatted text preview: Determine the total, elevation, and pressure heads at points A, B, and C. Choose the datum to be at the tailwater elevation. 4. For the 1-D flow configurations (1) and (2) shown in Figure 2, determine the elevation head, total head, and pressure head at the top and bottom, and on plane X-X in the soil column. Calculate the pore water pressure on plane X-X for configurations (1) and (2). 5. List the six possible solution methods that Craig mentions for deriving the flow net, the solution to the 2D seepage problem (note, one of them applies to solving only relatively simple problems). (Section 2.4). 25 cm 40 cm 20 cm filters/diffusers 5 cm 30 B C A 12 cm Figure 1 Figure 2...
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This note was uploaded on 09/13/2010 for the course CE 467L taught by Professor Rechenmacher during the Spring '10 term at USC.
- Spring '10
- Geotechnical Engineering