Soil Mechanics and Foundation Mock test - 5 || Civil Engineering Mock tests - ENGINEERING BIX

Soil Mechanics and Foundation Mock test – 5 || Civil Engineering Mock tests

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1. Coefficient of permeability of soil
2. During seepage through a soil, direction of seepage is always
3. The shear strength of a soil
4. Effective stress on soil
5. Factor of safety against sliding of a slope, is the ratio of
6. The major principal stress in an element of cohesion-less soil within the backfill of a retaining wall is
7. A triaxial shear test is preferred to direct shear test, because
8. Dispersed type of soil structure is an arrangement comprising particles having
9. The angle of internal friction, is least for
10. The shearing force acting along the slice of a curved surface of slippage, causes the soil to slide
11. The coefficient of compressibility of soil, is the ratio of
12. The average coefficient of permeability of natural deposits
13. If the material of the base of the Casagrande liquid limit device on which the cup containing soil paste drops is softer than the standard hard rubber, then
14. Which one of the following clays behaves like a dense sand?
15. The ratio of volume of air voids to the volume of total voids, is known as
16. For testing a saturated clay for shear strength, the test recommended, is
17. Rise of water table above the ground surface causes
18. The ultimate consolidation settlement of a structure resting on a soil
19. The neutral stress in a soil mass is
20. Failure of the stability of slopes, generally occurs along
21. Hydrometer readings are corrected for:
22. Direct measurement of permeability of the specimen at any stage of loading can be made
23. Select the incorrect statement.
24. The property of a soil which allows it to be deformed rapidly without rupture, elastic rebound and also a volume change, is known
25. Physical properties of a permeant which influence permeability are

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