CIVE 311 Geotechnical Mechanics, Tutorial 4, October 16th 2013
Q2. Figure 2 shows the schematic cross section through a large-scale laboratory simulation of a
Filter Column Test, used to determine the
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CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Problem Assignment 2
Date of Distribution: 18th September 2006
Date Due: BEFORE 11.00 am on Fri
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CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 1
Date: 25th September 2006
Notes: Use the space provided to answer the question
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 t
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CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 2
Date: 23rd October 2006
THIS IS A CLOSED BOOK EXAMINATION
TIME: 1 HOUR and 40
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CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 1
Date: 24th September 2007
Notes: Use the space provided to answer the question
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
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
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Solutions to Problem Assignment #3
1.
a) Short term settlement is only due to the silty sand la
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CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 2
Date: 22nd October 2007
THIS IS A CLOSED BOOK EXAMINATION
TIME: 2 HOURS and 20
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CIVE 311. G EOTECHNICAL M ECHANICS
Scheduled Test 1
Date: 5th October 2009
Notes: Use the space provided to ans wer the question
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 Figur
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Scheduled Test 2 Problem 2 Solution
Q2. Figure 2 shows the schematic cross section through a la
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CIVE-302 Probabilistic Systems
Assignment 7
Winter 2017
Instructor: Professor Luc E. Chouinard
TA: Saviz Moghtademejad (saviz.mo
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DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING AND APPLIED MECHANICS
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In Class Assignment 2
Date: 19th October 2009
Time: 16h05 to 17h25
Notes: Use the space provide
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Department of Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics
CIVE-302 Probabilistic Systems
Assignment 5
Winter 2017
Instructor: Professor Luc E. Chouinard
TA: Saviz Moghtademejad (saviz.mo
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 (saviz.mo
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
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 dist
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
resu
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
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CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 2
Date: 29th October 2009
Solutions
Q1. (a) Figure 1a shows the typical cross se
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 re
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
LaboratoryExercise2
ParticleSizeDistributionofCoarseGrainedSoils
GeneralDescription
Sieve analysis is carried out to analyze the particle size distribution of certain soil
sample with majority of the
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CIVE 311. GEOTECHNICAL MECHANICS
Scheduled Test 1
Date: 25th September 2006
Notes: Use the space provided to answer the question
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CIVE 311. G EOTECHNICAL M ECHANICS
Date: 22nd September 2008
Scheduled Test 1
Notes: Use the space provided to ans wer the quest
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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 ques