Civil Engineering - Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering - Discussion


Buoyant unit weight equals the saturated density

[A]. multiplied by unit weight of water
[B]. divided by unit weight of water
[C]. plus unit weight of water
[D]. minus unit weight of water.

Answer: Option D


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Dip Acharya said: (Apr 22, 2013)  
Saturated unit weight = submerged unit weight + unit weight of water.

Nani said: (Feb 12, 2014)  
Buoyant weight = unit weight of submerged - unit weight of water.

Danesh said: (Jun 28, 2014)  
Buoyant unit weight is another name of submerged unit weight;

In general, submerged unit weight = sat. unit weight-unit weight of water.

Giri said: (Nov 11, 2016)  
Ysub = Ysat - Yw.

Priyanka said: (Apr 11, 2017)  
Give the correct explanation for it.

Rafi said: (Aug 2, 2017)  
Buoyant = effective.

Anjali Gaur said: (Mar 13, 2020)  
We know that guys ysub = ysat-yw.

Tshusatho said: (Jun 30, 2021)  
According to which principle? Please explain about it.

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