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GATE CE 2015 Set 2

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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If the water content of a fully saturated soil mass is 100%, the void ratio of the sample is

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GATE CE 2014 Set 2

Numerical

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A certain soil has the following properties: G

_{s}= 2.71, n = 40% and w = 20%. The degree of saturation of the soil (rounded off to the nearest percent) is _________Your input ____

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GATE CE 2013

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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In its natural condition, a soil sample has a mass of 1.980 kg and a volume of 0.001 m

^{3}. After being completely dried in an oven, the mass of the sample is 1.800 kg. Specific gravity G is 2.7. Unit weight of water is 10 kN/m^{3}. The degree of saturation of soil is4

GATE CE 2004

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

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The ratio of saturated unit weight to dry unit weight of a soil is 1.25. If the specific gravity of solids (G

_{s}) is 2.65, the void ratio of the soil isQuestions Asked from Definitions and Properties of Soils (Marks 1)

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GATE CE Subjects

Construction Material and Management

Geomatics Engineering Or Surveying

Engineering Mechanics

Transportation Engineering

Strength of Materials Or Solid Mechanics

Reinforced Cement Concrete

Steel Structures

Environmental Engineering

Engineering Mathematics

Structural Analysis

Geotechnical Engineering

Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines

General Aptitude