Problem 2 Given the following soil sample, determine: b) How high will water rise in the piezometer above Point A. c) The total head, pressure head,...
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Problem 2
Given the following soil sample, determine:
a) How high above the exit water level will water rise in a
piezometer attached to the sample at Point A.
b) How high will water rise in the piezometer above Point
A.
c) The total head, pressure head, and elevation head at Point
A.
3 m
6 m
1 m
A
4 m
6 m
4 m

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Solution: a) Water rise in piezometer attached to point A above the... View the full answer

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Explanation
Head Losp through Sample A
3 m
AR = 6m
6 m
I m
Gradient, A = OR =
4 m
AL
-
i = 1. 2
4m
6m
Datum
a
Water Rise at PointA Above the Exit water Level.
Pressure Head @ A = 4 - (1.2 x 1 ) =...

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