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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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This note was uploaded on 10/29/2011 for the course CEG 3011 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '07 term at FSU.
- Spring '07