Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering Mock test – 6 || Civil Engineering Mock tests

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1. A soil not fully consolidated under the existing over-burden pressure, is called
2. In active state of plastic equilibrium in a non cohesive soil with horizontal ground surface
3. The soil moisture driven off by heat, is called
4. Sensitivity of a soil can be defined as
5. Select the correct statement.
6. The intensity of active earth pressure at a depth of 10 metres in dry cohesionless sand with an angle of internal friction of 30° and with a weight of 1.8 t/m3, is
7. If the back fill is having a uniform surcharge of intensity per unit area, the lateral pressure will be
8. The angle between the directions of the failure and the major principal plane, is equal to
9. If the water content of a fully saturated soil mass is 100%, then the voids ratio of the sample is
10. Skempton's pore pressure coefficient B for saturated soil is
11. If a soil undergoes a change in shape and volume by application of external loads over it, but recovers its shape and volume immediately after removal of the load, the property of the soil is  said to be
12. Buoyant unit weight equals the saturated density
13. Pick up the correct statement from the following:
14. If the natural water content of soil mass lies between its liquid limit and plastic limit, the soil mass is said to be in
15. The method of the slices is applicable to
16. The angle of internal friction of clays, is usually
17. Plasticity index is defined as the range of water content between
18. Soils containing organic matters
19. The compression index of a soil
20. With the increase in the amount of compaction energy
21. Shear strength of a soil is a unique function of
22. If Cv is the coefficient of consolidation, is the time and is drainage path of one dimensional consolidation of soil, the time factor Tv, is given by
23. Failure of a slope occurs only when total shear force is
24. The water content in a soil sample when it continues to loose weight without loosing the volume, is called
25. If water content of a soil is 40%, G is 2.70 and void ratio is 1.35, the degree of saturation is

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