RelativeResourceManager(10) - weighs 750 g drops to 600g...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
NRES 201 Intro to Soil Science Lec. 3-4. Soil Physical Properties Ch. 4 1/10/2011 10 - Given gravimetric water content (Mw/ODW) and bulk density (Mt/ODW) calculate volumetric water content - As with any algebraic relationship given 2 of the 3 variables ( in one form or another ) you can solve for the third You should be able to do this too!!! Soil Problem 1a: A moist field soil sample has 500 cm 3 volume and
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: weighs 750 g, drops to 600g after oven drying.-What is the bulk density (Db) of the soil? A. 1.20 g/cc B. 2.65 g/cc C. 1.50 g/cc D. 3.50 g/cc E. 2.10 g/cc Soil Problem 1b: A moist field soil sample has 500 cm 3 volume and weighs 750 g, drops to 600g after oven drying.- What was the water content ( θ g) of the soil when it was sampled? A. 30.0 % B. 2.65 % C. 20.0 % D. 25.0 % E. 20.8 %...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 06/21/2011 for the course NRES 201 taught by Professor Olson,k during the Spring '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online