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Relative Density

Relative Density

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Soil Mechanics definitions
Soil Mechanics definitions

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Published by: radi_ashraf on Jun 30, 2010
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 Review of Relative Density Review of Relative Density Principles Principles
Relative Density principles apply toRelative Density principles apply tocompaction of relatively clean, coarsecompaction of relatively clean, coarse--grained soils.grained soils.
Relatively clean usually taken to be less 12Relatively clean usually taken to be less 12% or less finer than the #200 sieve.% or less finer than the #200 sieve.
Important for compaction study of filtersImportant for compaction study of filters
 
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 plain basic principles
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 plain basic principlesof compacting cleanof compacting cleansands and gravelssands and gravels
Understand basic tests toUnderstand basic tests toobtain referenceobtain referencedensities.densities.
Use 1 point compactionUse 1 point compactiontest in design and qualitytest in design and qualitycontrolcontrol
Summarize minimumSummarize minimumand ma
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 and ma
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 density testsdensity tests
Detail the importanceDetail the importanceof water content inof water content incompacting cleancompacting cleansands and gravelssands and gravels
 
 Review of Compaction Principles Review of Compaction Principles
C
ompaction Tests are not commonly
C
ompaction Tests are not commonly performed on soils with 12 % or fewer fines performed on soils with 12 % or fewer fines
Small percentage of fines means soilsSmall percentage of fines means soilscannot easily hold water to e
x
amine rangecannot easily hold water to e
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amine rangeof water and effect on dry densityof water and effect on dry density

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