State the coulomb wedge theory, Civil Engineering

A retaining wall is battered away from the fill from bottom to top at an angle of 15° with the vertical. Height of the wall is 6 m. The fill slopes upwards at an angle 15° away from the rest of the wall. The friction angle is 30° and wall friction angle is 15°. Using Coulomb's wedge theory, explained the total active and passive thrusts on the wall, per lineal metre suppose γ = 20 kN/m3.

 

Posted Date: 8/12/2013 2:09:43 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- State the coulomb wedge theory, Assignment Help, Ask Question on State the coulomb wedge theory, Get Answer, Expert's Help, State the coulomb wedge theory Discussions

Write discussion on State the coulomb wedge theory
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
The internal forces in any cross-section of a symmetric member in pure bending are equivalent toa couple M The moment of the couple is referred to as the bending moment in the s

Sub-surface Drainage: Sub-surface drainage is intended to take away the water seeping through the pervious layers of the soil, causing a high water table, or in cut slopes of

Is there any application by using the third law of thermodynamics. A Actual application without explained the calculation

TERMINOLOGY 1. Focus: The point on the fault where slip begins is the focus. It is also called as hypocentre 2. Epicentre: The point vertically above the focus on the su



What are the principles of working from whole to part in surveying?

Examine the state of stress at the junction of flange: A beam of I-section as shown in Figure (a) is subjected to a bending moment of 84.928 kN m and a shear force of 106.1 kN

Horizontal Curves: When a vehicle of mass m moves on a curve of radius R with a speed of v (m/sec) (as shown in Figure 1) it is subjected to a centrifugal force equal to:

Explain in detail about  Textural classification. Sketch neatly the Casagrande's plasticity chart indicating several aspects. How would you use it in classifying the fine graine