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HOMEWORK #1 DUE 8/26/15

1. What is the sphericity value for a cube having a size of 10 cm?


2. Loosely packed particles are contained to a depth of 0.8 m in a
cylindrical vessel of 1.6 m diameter. The mass of the particles is 1100
kg and the absolute density of the solid material is 1200 kg/m3.
Determine the porosity of the packed bed and the bulk density of the
particles.