Analytical Chem Soil HW Solutions 82

Analytical Chem Soil HW Solutions 82 - (a) (b) Figure Q5.8:...

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82 p' 0 , kPa 450 500 550 Chosen in range 400 to 590 kPa p' , kPa 333.4 281.8 242.0 Calculated from Eq. Q5.8a q, kPa 89.0 143.8 176.8 Calculated from Eq. 5.37 The stress paths followed are plotted as v against lnp' and q against p and p' in Figure Q5.8.
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Unformatted text preview: (a) (b) Figure Q5.8: (a) v against lnp'; (b) q against p and p' The undrained shear strength τ u (= q c /2) is unaffected by the total stress path followed, as it depends only on the specific volume of the soil as sheared....
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This note was uploaded on 12/28/2011 for the course CHM 4302 taught by Professor Stuartchalk during the Fall '11 term at UNF.

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