Civil Engineering - GATE Exam Questions - Discussion

Discussion Forum : GATE Exam Questions - Section 5 (Q.No. 1)
The value of bearing capacity factor for cohesion, Nc, for piles as per Meyerhof, is taken as :
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Nikitha said:   9 months ago
For pile = 9.
For soil = 5.14.

A Ali said:   2 years ago
9 is the correct answer.

Sahil Chavda said:   2 years ago
9.0 is the correct answer.

Salam said:   2 years ago
Yes, the Correct answer is 9.

Sameer sopori said:   5 years ago
Nc= tt+2.
Nc=3.14+2 = 5.14.
when pile angle will be equal to zero, (θ=0)

we can take these values from the Meyerhof's table.

AVIJIT said:   5 years ago
the The correct Option is C. Because pile foundation means deep foundation. For deep foundation it is 9.

Roy said:   5 years ago
I think C is the correct answer.

Deep said:   6 years ago
Option C is correct.

Jagdish said:   6 years ago
Yes, 9 is correct.

Jagdish said:   6 years ago
Option C=9.

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