sample of gray silty clay has a mass of 126 kg. Laboratory tests results give a moist density (ρ) of 2.05 g/cm3, a specific gravity of solids (Gs) of 2.71, and moisture content (w) of 15.7%.   First determine all entries in the phase diagram. Then determine the void ratio (e), the porosity (n), the degree of saturation (S), the dry density (ρd), the   dry unit weight (Ƴd), and the moist

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sample of gray silty clay has a mass of 126 kg. Laboratory tests results give a moist density (ρ) of 2.05 g/cm3, a specific gravity of solids (Gs) of 2.71, and moisture content (w) of 15.7%.

 

First determine all entries in the phase diagram. Then determine the void ratio (e), the porosity (n), the degree of saturation (S), the dry density (ρd), the

 

dry unit weight (Ƴd), and the moist unit weight (Ƴ)

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