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CIVE 302B Homework Assignment #6 - Approximate Methods for Statically
Indeterminate Structures - beams, frames and trusses
Date Assigned: Monday of Week 8
Due Date: Monday of (Week 9) at the beginning of class
Notes:
All solutions must be presented in
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CIVE 302B Homework Assignment #5 Influence Lines - SOLUTIONS
Date Assigned: Monday of Week 7
Due Date: Monday (Week 8) at the beginning of class
Notes:
All solutions must be presented in a neat and professional manner
All work must be done on engineer
Quiz 3
Consolidation Problems
1. A consolidation test is being performed on a 3.5 0 in diameter saturated Soil specimen that
had an initial height of 0.750 in, an initial moisture content of 39.8%, an initial void ratio
of 1.04 and height of solids (H) of
Quiz 2
Cagiﬂagx Problems
1) What is the theoretical height of capillary rise in a soil with a D10 of 20 um? lAnswer:
-7.5m) b
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An undisturbed soil sample has a weight of 58 lb and a volume of 0.6 ft3. When u ed out in the
oven, the soil weight was 48 lb. The speciﬁc gravity of solids was found to be 2.7. I etermine
the porosity. (Answer: porosity = 53%)
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Quiz 4
Unconfined Com ression Problems
1. A 2.8 in. diameter sample of normally consolidated clay was subjected to an unconﬁned
compression test. The specimen failed at a load of 300 lb. Determine the so 1’s cohesion
in psf.
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ONE 302 Assignment 4 : Approximate Methods Fail 2015 Dr. A. Hamid
me Date : Noveriiioei‘ 3rd ,2m5
4.1 Datermiua‘ (approximately) the fore: in each member of the truss. Assume
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CIVE 302 Assignment 2 : Analysis of Staticaliy Determinate Trusses Fall 2015 Dr. A. Hamid
Due Date : Octobergﬂ" , 2015
1- Determine the forces in members CD and CF usi
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GIVE 302 Assignment 3 : Internal Forces for Beams and Frames Fall 2015 Dr, A. Hamid
Due Date : October 15th , 2015
Draw the axial, sheet and moment diagrams for the sh
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CIVE 302 Assignment 1 : Concepts and Reactions
Fall 2015
Dr. A. A. Hamid
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Due Date : October 1st, 2015
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