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Braja M. Das + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305635180

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Chapter 14, Problem 14.6P
Textbook Problem

A smooth vertical wall retains a clay backfill with c′ = 10 kN/m2, ϕ = 25 ° , and γ = 19.0 kN/m3. If the clay is in active state, determine the following:

a. The maximum tensile stress within the clay

b. The depth of the tensile cracks

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