Civil Engineering - Building Materials - Discussion


With storage, strength of cement

[A]. increases
[B]. decreases
[C]. remains the same
[D]. none to these.

Answer: Option B


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Nitesh Singh said: (Jun 27, 2016)  
How can it be, Can you tell me?

S.Yokesh said: (Dec 28, 2016)  
Reason please.

Nakul said: (Feb 2, 2017)  
I think a side of decreases, it remains same.

Sania said: (Aug 11, 2017)  
Because of presence of moisture in atmosphere.

Rahul said: (Jan 13, 2018)  
It should be same, in case of damp condition acidol is added into the cement.

Inder Kumar said: (Mar 28, 2018)  
Due to storage, lumps of cement are made due to humidity or moisture.

Vinay T A said: (Sep 10, 2018)  
Because of exposure C3A reacts with environment, gradually strength decreases.

Santhosh said: (Jun 6, 2019)  
For 3months, the storage decrease the strength up to @15% after 6months it should be 30% after 1year increase up to 50% of the strength of cement.

Sajjad Khan said: (Oct 5, 2019)  
Period of Storage - Relative Strength (percent) at 28 days
Fresh - 100%
3 months - 80%
6 months - 70%
1 year - 60%
5 year - 50%

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