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Materials Engineer 1.In soil Engineering th e term SOIL includesa . c l a y b . g r a v e l c . s a n d d . a l l o f t h e p r e c e d i n g 2.The co mp ressibility o f a fine grained soil isa . h i g h b . l o w c . i t d e p e n d s u p o n t h e g r a i n s i z e 3.

Sand has a greater loadcarryin g capacity than claya . t r u e b . f a l s e c . i t d e p e n d s o n g r a d a t i o n d . i t d e p e n d s o n w a t e r c o n t e n t 4.The highest moisture content in the plastic consistency of finegrained soil is theliquid limita . p l a s t i c l i m i t b . s h r i n k a g e l i m i t 5.Comp action increases the strength o f soil b ya . e x p e l l i n g a i r f r o m i t s v o i d s b.forcing soil particles into more intimate contactc . b o t h a a n d b 6.Indicates a range of moisture content over which soil is plastica . p l a s t i c l i m i t b.shrinkage limitc . p l a st i c i t y i n d e x 7.Water content o f an undisturbed soil is calleda . o p t i m u m m o i s t u r e c o n t e n t b.h ygroscopic moisture contentc . n a t u r a l w a t e r c o n t e n t 8.In the performance of Moisture Density Relations Test, the equipment used isa . l i q u i d l i m i t d e v i c e b . s a n d cone apparatusc . r a m m e r a n d m o l d d . n o n e o f the above9.Peat and muck area.fair subgrade s o i l s b . s t a b l e s o i l s c . u n s t a b l e s o i l s d.good subgrade soils