Data from a grain size distribution test on a sample

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Unformatted text preview: Data from a grain size distribution test on a sample of the borrow soil is given below. Sieve no. Sieve diameter (mm) 3/8-in 9.525 4 4.75 10 2.00 20 0.85 40 0.425 100 0.15 200 0.075 Pan Total Mass (g) Mass of soil retained on each sieve (g) 0 0 2.1 4.6 15.8 162.9 4.7 0.1 Percent mass retained on each sieve Cumulative percent retained Percent passing (10 pts) Plot the grain size distribution in proper format using Microsoft Excel or similar (for example of required format, refer to Figure 4.13 in t...
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2014 for the course CVEN 3708 taught by Professor Znidarcic during the Winter '08 term at Colorado.

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