# Civil Engineering - Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering - Discussion

### Discussion :: Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering - Section 2 (Q.No.3)

3.

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.

Explanation:

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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.