Civil Engineering - Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering - Discussion

26. 

Pick up the correct definition from the following:

[A]. The lateral pressure exerted by the soil when the retaining wall moves away from the back fill, is generally known as active earth pressure of the soil
[B]. The lateral pressure exerted by the soil when the retaining wail moves towards the soil, is generally known as 'Passive earth pressure of the soil'
[C]. The lateral pressure exerted by the soil when the retaining wall has no movement relative to the back fill, is known as 'earth pressure at rest of the soil'
[D]. All the above.

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

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Akash Roy said: (Apr 7, 2020)  
How all the above? Please explain.

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