CE 140 Soil Mechanics Homework Assignment #3 Assigned: Due: 24-February 3-March
Problems: 1. Problem 4.4 2. Problem 4.5 3. Problem 4.6 4. Problem 4.10 5. Problem 4.11
CE 140 Soil Mechanics Homework Assignment #3 Assigned: 10-February Due: 17-February *If you would like your assignment back before the exam on Tuesday, please submit the homework no later than Friday at 5pm. The graded assignment will be available after n
CE 140 Soil Mechanics Laboratory Required Elements for 1-D Consolidation Test Test Specification ASTM D2435
Introduction, Procedure and Discussion 1. Description of oedometer cell and test equipment. 2. Provide answers to the following two questions: a) W
Report ideas to keep in mind: It may be helpful to use this information as a checklist before turning in your report! Concerning figures/tables USE FIGURES AND TABLES! They explain what's going on so much better than when you guys try to explain stuff. Al
CE 140 Soil Mechanics Homework Assignment #8 Assigned: Due: 16- April 28- April
Problems: 1. Problem 7.4 2. Problem 7.5 (i only) 3. Calculate the effective stress at several points throughout the stratigraphy shown below and determine the shear strength a
CE 140 Soil Mechanics Homework Assignment #9 Assigned: Due: 24- April 1- May
Problems: 1. Problem 7.12 2. Problem 7.15 3. Problem 7.16 4. Determine the At-rest, Active and Passive Earth pressure coefficients for each of the soils in problems 1, 2 and 3.
CE 140 Soil Mechanics Homework Assignment #6 Assigned: Due: 12- March 19-March
Problems: 1. Problem 5.19 2. Calculate and plot the total stress, pore pressure and effective stress with depth for the site shown below at points A, B, C and D (15 points). As
CE 140 Soil Mechanics Laboratory Laboratory Report Requirements Reports should be no more than 4 pages (plus a title page and appendices), including written material and all results (tables and graphs). Of the 4 pages, only 1.5 pages shall be written mate
CE 140 Soil Mechanics Homework Assignment #3 Assigned: Due: 3-March 10-March
Problems: 1. Problem 11.2 a and b only 2. Problem 11.4 a and b only 3. Problem 5.10 4. Problem 5.11 a and b only 5. Problem 5.23 *Note that problem 5.23 is an essay, but requires
CE 140 Soil Mechanics Geotechnical Data Report Introduction A geotechnical investigation is necessary for most civil engineering works. The depth of the investigation is a function of the risk of the work, the loads to be imposed on the soil, the history
CE 140 Soil Mechanics Homework Assignment #2 Assigned: Due: 3-February 10-February
Problems: 1. Problem 3.3 2. Problem 3.9 3. Problem 3.20 4. Given the following information from a Sieve Analysis, determine: a) Percent finer for each sieve b) Grain-Size d
CE 140 Soil Mechanics Homework Assignment #7 Assigned: Due: 19- March 7-April
Problems: 1. Problem 6.8 2. Problem 6.10 3. Problem 6.11 4. Problem 6.15 5. Problem 6.16 6. Problem 6.18
CE 140 Soil Mechanics Homework Assignment #1 Assigned: Due: Problems: 1. A 5-story office building is to be built on a level site with no apparent anomalies. The building is to be 130 feet by 75 feet and the footings are anticipated to be 6 feet to 8 feet