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October 25, 2021 • 21:16 pm 30 points
  • IIT JAM
  • Geology (GG)

4. a soil sample has a porosity of 41%. calculate the void ratio. (correct up to two decimal places)

4. A soil sample has a porosity of 41%. Calculate the void ratio. (Correct up to two decimal places)

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    Saurabh 1 best-answer

    We have, porosity (p) = 41% = 0.41 Let void ratio be 'e', then relationship between void ratio and porosity is given by-- e= p/(1-p) = 0.41/(1-0.41) e= 0.41/0.59 = 0.69 So void ratio (e) = 0.69 (correct up to 2 decimal places) .

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    Sushmita

    Answer:0.70, please check following attachment for solution.

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