Civil Engineering - Building Materials - Discussion

30. 

Stones used for the construction of retaining walls must be

[A]. soft
[B]. hard
[C]. light
[D]. heavy.

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Rakesh said: (May 6, 2016)  
Due to heavy weight, the self-weight of retaining wall will be increased.

So the answer is heavy.

Santosh said: (Dec 28, 2018)  
Due to heavy weight, the self-weight of retaining wall will be increased.

Opsc Aee said: (Dec 11, 2019)  
For soft and light - ornamental work.
Heavy - retaining wall.
Hard - rubble masonry.

Post your comments here:

Name *:

Email   : (optional)

» Your comments will be displayed only after manual approval.