GEOL 511
Camille Karnatz
10 September 2015
LAB 2 Estimation of K
Objective(s) and Hypotheses
The objective of this lab is to test Darcys experimental determination of K using a constant head
test. We hypothesized that a greater change in height would caus
GEOL 511
Camille Karnatz
10 September 2015
LAB 2 Estimation of K
Objective(s) and Hypotheses
The objective of this lab is to test Darcys experimental determination of K using a constant head
test. We hypothesized that a greater change in height would caus
Linearity - A linear differential equation produces a solution that relates head and distance in a
linear fashion. For confined aquifers, the potentiometric surface (line) is a flat plane (straight
line).
o Confined Aquifer Solve for q where q=Q/width
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