McGill University
Department of Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics
CIVE-302 Probabilistic Systems
Assignment 7
Winter 2017
Instructor: Professor Luc E. Chouinard
TA: Saviz Moghtademejad ([email protected])
Due: Monday, March 20, 201
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 1
Date: 25th September 2006
Notes: Use the space provided to answer the questions
THIS IS A CLOSED BOOK EXAM
TIME: 1 HOUR and 40 MINUTE
CIVE 311: Geotechnical Mechanics
Mid-Term 1 October 5, 2009
Solution Question 1
(i) You are given the ratio by volume of the mixture of Soil A : Soil B
To determine the particle size distribution of the mixture, you should calculate the
corresponding rati
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 2
Date: 23rd October 2006
THIS IS A CLOSED BOOK EXAMINATION
TIME: 1 HOUR and 40 MINUTES
The Booklet has 9 Pages. Please make sure that
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 1
Date: 24th September 2007
Notes: Use the space provided to answer the questions
TIME: 2 HOURS and 20 MINUTES
The Booklet has 10 Pages
Solutions for the In-Class Assignment No.4
The state of stress in a soil element referred to a rectangular Cartesian coordinate system is given
by the stress matrix:
120 60 0
= 60
0
80 0 kN/m 2
0 20
(i) Calculate the principal stresses acting on the
Question 1
A moist soil has a void ratio of . The moisture content of the soil is . I f determine:
1. The soils porosity, degree of saturation, and dry unit weight in .
2. What would be the saturated unit weight in
3. How much water, in , needs to be adde
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Solutions to Problem Assignment #3
1.
a) Short term settlement is only due to the silty sand layer:
Lets take central of layer as representative:
Tota
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 2
Date: 22nd October 2007
THIS IS A CLOSED BOOK EXAMINATION
TIME: 2 HOURS and 20 MINUTES
The Booklet has 12 Pages. Please make sure tha
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. G EOTECHNICAL M ECHANICS
Scheduled Test 1
Date: 5th October 2009
Notes: Use the space provided to ans wer the questions
TIME: 1 HOUR and 30 MINUTES
The Booklet has 10 Pages.
CIVE 311
Fall 2009
C I V E 311- Geotechnical M echanics
Problem Assignment 1
September 21st , 2009
Name: _ _
Student I.D. #:_
1. Table 1 shows the particle size distributions for three soils and Figure 1 shows the corresponding
Particle Size Distribution
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 2 Problem 2 Solution
Q2. Figure 2 shows the schematic cross section through a large-scale laboratory simulation of a
Filter Column Test
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. G EOTECHNICAL M ECHANICS
Date: 22nd September 2008
Scheduled Test 1
Notes: Use the space provided to ans wer the questions
TIME: 1 HOUR and 50 MINUTES
The Booklet has 9 Page
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Problem Assignment 2
Date of Distribution: 18th September 2006
Date Due: BEFORE 11.00 am on Friday, 22nd September 2006 .Copies
of the Solution to thi
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 2
Date: 29th October 2009
Solutions
Q1. (a) Figure 1a shows the typical cross section through a site along a shallow lake front,
which
McGill University
Department of Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics
CIVE-302 Probabilistic Systems
Assignment 5
Winter 2017
Instructor: Professor Luc E. Chouinard
TA: Saviz Moghtademejad ([email protected])
Due: Friday, Feb. 24, 2017
McGill University
Department of Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics
CIVE-302 Probabilistic Systems
Assignment 6
Winter 2017
Instructor: Professor Luc E. Chouinard
TA: Saviz Moghtademejad ([email protected])
Due: March, 06, 2017 18 :0
ASSIGNEMENT #2
CIVE 302 Probabilistic Systems
Due Date: Jan 27th, 2017 (5PM)
Problem 1:
In a TV Game show, a contestant selects one of three doors; behind one of the doors there is a prize, and
behind the other two there are no prizes. After the contestan
ASSIGNEMENT #4
CIVE 302 Probabilistic Systems
Due Date: Feb 10th, 2017 (5PM)
Problem 1:
Suppose that the time to failure (in hours) of fans in a personal computer can be modeled by an
exponential distribution with =0.0003.
(a) What proportion of the fans
ASSIGNEMENT #1
CIVE 302 Probabilistic Systems
Due Date: Jan 20th, 2017 (5PM)
Problem 1:
Samples of emissions from three suppliers are classified for conformance to air-quality specifications. The
results from 100 samples are summarized as follows:
conform
ASSIGNEMENT #3
CIVE 302 Probabilistic Systems
Due Date: Feb 3th, 2017 (5PM)
Problem 1:
Suppose that X has a discrete uniform distribution on the integers 0 through 9. Determine the mean,
variance, and standard deviation of the random variable Y = 5X and c
LaboratoryExercise1
PHYSICALPROPERTIESOFSOILS
GeneralDescription
This experiment is meant to determine both the liquid limit and plastic limit of clay soil.
The liquid limit test, as the lab manual refers, is determined by ASTM Liquid Limit
Apparatus. In
LaboratoryExercise1
PHYSICALPROPERTIESOFSOILS
GeneralDescription
Soil, one special natural body consisting of minerals and organic matter, is well
distributed on the surface of the earth, and thus the study of soil becomes fairly
significant since all kin
LaboratoryExercise2
ParticleSizeDistributionofCoarseGrainedSoils
GeneralDescription
Sieve analysis is carried out to analyze the particle size distribution of certain soil
sample with majority of the sample having size of gravel, sand or even bigger. Siev
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 1
Date: 25th September 2006
Notes: Use the space provided to answer the questions
THIS IS A CLOSED BOOK EXAM
TIME: 1 HOUR and 40 MINUTE
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
In Class Assignment 2
Date: 19th October 2009
Time: 16h05 to 17h25
Notes: Use the space provided to answer the questions
TIME: 1 HOUR and 15 MINUTES
T
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. G EOTECHNICAL M ECHANICS
Scheduled Test 1
Date: 24th Septembe r 2007
Notes: Use the space provided to ans wer the questions
TIME: 2 HOURS and 20 MINUTES
The Booklet has 10 P
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311. G EOTECHNICAL M ECHANICS
Scheduled Test 1
Date: 25th Septembe r 2006
Notes: Use the space provided to ans wer the questions
TIME: 1 HOUR and 40 MINUTES
The Booklet has 9 Pag
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McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311 Geotechnical Mechanics Academic Year 2016-2017
Tutorial 6 by Jad Kharpoutly, October 17th
Q1. The Figure 1a shows a laboratory arrangement for examining the hydraulic
propert
McGill University
DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
CIVE 311 Geotechnical Mechanics Academic Year 2016-2017
Tutorial 5 by Jad Kharpoutly, October 17th
Q1. The Figure 1(a) shows the cross section through a large site, which is scheduled
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LIST OF FORMULAE
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Scheduled Term Tests and during the Final Examination.
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