Unformatted text preview: weight of 118.9 pcf. The surcharge has been raise to a height of 35 feet. You have performed some field tests, and determined that after 3 months: (1) The surface of the original ground has settled 2.36 inches; (2) The pressure at mid-clay stratum is now 3,955 psf. Find: a) The mean consolidation; b) The coefficient of vertical consolidation c v in m 2 /year; c) The edometric modulus E m ; d) The difference in settlement between 3 and 6 months. Draw the figure in AutoCAD, with pastel colors. Show all the information described above, and include basic dimensions. Perform your calculations in Math Type....
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This note was uploaded on 09/11/2011 for the course CEG 4011 taught by Professor Staff during the Summer '10 term at FIU.
- Summer '10