CE399 In class assignment #2

CE399 In class assignment #2 - therefore I used a linear...

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Problem #2 Depth Unit Weight Depth Unit Weight 2 7.1 32 11.6 4 6.3 34 12.3 6 8.5 36 11.9 8 7.4 38 12.7 10 8.1 40 13 12 7.3 42 13.2 14 7.7 44 13.1 16 8.2 46 13.4 18 8.8 48 13.6 20 9 50 13.5 22 9.5 52 13.3 24 9.4 54 13.7 26 10.4 56 13.8 28 10.6 58 13.5 30 11 60 14 The first several measurements are insignificant because there isn’t enough weight present to make a measurable impression into the ground. Starting at about 15 meters the data has a linear relationship,
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Unformatted text preview: therefore I used a linear best fit line. The best fit line shows that the greater the weight pressing into the ground the greater the impression left in the earth....
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2011 for the course CIVIL ENGI 399 taught by Professor Schaus during the Spring '11 term at Purdue University.

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