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Civil EngineeringPrinciples of Geotechnical Engineering (MindTap Course List)The inclination of a finite slope is 1 vertical to 1 horizontal. Determine the slope height, H , that will have a factor of safety of 2.8 against sliding. Given: ρ = 1950 kg/m 3 , ϕ ′ = 23 ° , and c ′ = 40 kN/m 2 . Assume that the critical sliding surface is a plane.BuyFind*launch*

9th Edition

Braja M. Das + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305970939

Chapter 15, Problem 15.13P

Textbook Problem

The inclination of a finite slope is 1 vertical to 1 horizontal. Determine the slope height, *H*, that will have a factor of safety of 2.8 against sliding. Given: *ρ* = 1950 kg/m^{3},
*c*′ = 40 kN/m^{2}. Assume that the critical sliding surface is a plane.

Principles of Geotechnical Engineering (MindTap Course List)

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