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3 knm3 and moisture content is 10 the trucks that

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Unformatted text preview: nsions of 6m by 20m by 40m will be constructed. Required in ­place dry unit weight is 17.3 kN/m3 and moisture content is 10%. The trucks that will carry the soil to the excavation site has a volumetric capacity of 30 m3. It is known that the unit weight of the soil in the truck will be 17 kN/m3 and moisture content of the soil at the source (and in the truck is 5%). Determine: a. Total weight of the soil (solids+water) needed at the embankment site. b. The number of trucks nee...
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2014 for the course CE 312 taught by Professor Baladi,g during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.

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