of Earth Science |Northeastern
TO GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING
(April 19, 2007)
By the end of
today's class, you should be able to do the following:
* Set up and be
ready to work out Problems 4.2 and 4.3 using the hints
* List the ways in which a compacted soil differs from an uncompacted
* Describe a Proctor compaction test, and explain what its purpose is.
* Tell what is meant by optimum water content and optimum dry unit
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April 19, 2007.