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Discussion Forum : Concrete Technology - Section 1 (Q.No. 18)
18.
The bulk density of aggregates does not depend upon :
size and shape of aggregates
specific gravity of aggregates
grading of aggregates
size and shape of the container
none of these.
Answer: Option
Explanation:
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Discussion:
18 comments Page 1 of 2.

Shah said:   3 years ago
Change in volume due to water.

Umair Ahmad said:   3 years ago
Bulk density is dependent upon the properties of the aggregates which are the size, shape, specific gravity of aggregates. It is independent of the container.
(3)

Sahil said:   3 years ago
Depends on volume not shape and size of container.

Sujauddin said:   4 years ago
Bulk density depends upon properties of aggregate not of the container Size, shape, specific gravity, grading all are the property of aggregate.

DAYANAND said:   5 years ago
The specific gravity of aggregate is the right answer.
(1)

Forid Alam said:   6 years ago
The bulk density is the total mass of the soil per unit of its total volume.

Bulk density of aggregate = weight of aggregate in a container/weight of water in same container.

Sunil said:   7 years ago
@Kasturi.

Because size may be vary not fix the for the same volume.

Ex cube for 2m side each equal to cuboid of 4*2*1.

Dineshkumar said:   7 years ago
Bulk density is defined as the mass required to fill a container of unit volume.

Kasturi said:   7 years ago
Please give me the right answer. If the volume of the container is used, then why option (D) correct?

Pankaj Raut said:   8 years ago
Bulk density of aggregate = weight of aggregate in a container/weight of water in same container.


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