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A 10 ft diameter flexible loaded area is subjected to a uni-form pressure of 1200 lb/ft?.a. Plot the variation of the vertical stress increase beneath8.4the center with depth z = 0 to 20 ft.b. In the same plot, show the variation beneath the edge ofthe loaded area.

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subject - geotechnical design

book - principle of foundation engineering

A 10 ft diameter flexible loaded area is subjected to a uni-
form pressure of 1200 lb/ft?.
a. Plot the variation of the vertical stress increase beneath
8.4
the center with depth z = 0 to 20 ft.
b. In the same plot, show the variation beneath the edge of
the loaded area.
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A 10 ft diameter flexible loaded area is subjected to a uni- form pressure of 1200 lb/ft?. a. Plot the variation of the vertical stress increase beneath 8.4 the center with depth z = 0 to 20 ft. b. In the same plot, show the variation beneath the edge of the loaded area.

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We have the following formula for vertical stress:

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Following is the diagram that explains the given conditions:

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Now the above equation c...

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