Civil Engineering - UPSC Civil Service Exam Questions - Discussion


For the retaining wall shown in the given figure, if the stress at the heel is zero, then the maximum storage 'H' will be specific gravity of the material of the wall = 2.25

[A]. 7.5 m
[B]. 5 m
[C]. 4 m
[D]. 3 m

Answer: Option A


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Chhaya said: (May 29, 2017)  
Here, 1/2 yH^2= 1/3 YBH.

Tinka Sharma said: (Mar 8, 2018)  
b=H÷(√ S.G).

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