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Clay Minerals and Soil Structure

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References 2 . Soil Structure and Fabric 7. Soil Fabrics-Granular Soils 10. Suggested Homework 12. Soil Fabric-Clay Soils 9. Interaction of Clay Particles 6. Specific Surface (Ss) 4.Outline 1. Loess 11. Clay Minerals 2. Soil Fabric-Natural Soil 8. Interaction of Water and Clay Minerals 5. Identification of Clay Minerals 3.

1. Clay Minerals 3 .

Identification of Clay Minerals 4 .2.

3. Specific Surface (Ss) 5 .

4. Interaction of Water and Clay Minerals 6 .

Figure 2.11 Dipolar character of water . a division of Thomson Learning. (c)2001 Brooks/Cole. Inc. Thomson Learning™ is a trademark used herein under license.

Soil Structure and Fabric 8 .6.

7. Soil Fabric-Natural Soil (fine-grained soils) 9 .

9. Soil Fabrics-Granular Soils 10 .

10. Loess 11 .

11. 4-4. 4-5. 4-8(interesting) 12 . Suggested Homework 1. 4-3. 4-6. Read Chapter 4 2. Problem 4-1.