Civil Engineering - Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering - Discussion


The method of the slices is applicable to

[A]. homogenous soils
[B]. stratified soils
[C]. saturated soils
[D]. non-uniform slopes
[E]. all the above.

Answer: Option A


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Sri said: (Aug 9, 2014)  
In homogenous soil, each slices contain the same property. And a single slice is enough to analyse the all slices property.

Vinod said: (Aug 11, 2017)  
No, it isused for stratified soil and non homogenous. Ref: Arora book.

Garry said: (Nov 28, 2017)  
The answer is all the above.

Rupesh Pashan said: (Mar 28, 2019)  
Vertical slides are taken for slopes stability analysis.

For that soil must be homogenous.

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