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

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Chapter 14, Problem 14.7P
Textbook Problem

A 5 m high smooth vertical wall is leaning against a granular soil with γ = 18.5 kN/m3, and ϕ = 34 ° . Determine the location and magnitude of the thrust on the wall for

a. Active state

b. At-rest state

c. Passive state

For Part b, use Eq. (14.3).

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