# Civil Engineering - Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering

Exercise : Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering - Section 6
6.
The area of cross-section A at failure or during any stage of Triaxial Compression Test and its initial length (L) and volume (V), are related by the equation
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7.
Pick up the correct statement from the following:
In hydrometer method, weight Wd per ml of suspension is found directly
In pipette analysis, weight Wd per ml of suspension is found indirectly
In pipette analysis, weight Wd per ml of suspension is found directly
None of these.
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8.
Pick up the correct statement from the following:
Coefficient of compressibility is the decrease in void ratio per unit increase of pressure
The percent settlement at any time is called degree of consolidation
Time factor is a dimensionless quantity
All the above.
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9.
'Loess' is silty clay formed by the action of
water
glacier
wind
gravitational force.