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Unformatted text preview: degree of saturation. PROBLEM 3 For a saturated soil, the following are given: w= 23%, Gs= 2.67 Determine: a. Saturated unit weight (lb/ft) b. Dry unit weight (lb/ft) c. Moist unit weight when degree of saturation becomes 70% ((lb/ft) PROBLEM 4 The moist unit weights and degrees of saturation of a soil are: ( ) (lb/ft) S 105.73 50% 112.67 75 a. Determine (e) void ratio. b. Determine Gs c. Determine the weight of water in pounds that is in 4.5 ft of the soil when it is saturated. PROBLEM 5 For a saturated soil, show that sat = n ((1+w)/w) w...
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 Spring '07
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 Moist unit weight, moist unit, Dry unit weight., b. Dry unit, void ratio.

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