### How much error would there be in the volume calculation

Assignment Help Civil Engineering
##### Reference no: EM13302409

Assume the actual water temperature for calibrating a 1/3 ft3 measure was 65 degrees F. If you had used a water temperature of 75 degrees F for your calibration, how much error would there be in your volume calculation (both in ft3 and as a percentage)

#### Questions Cloud

 What minimum length of cable is needed : The cable below supports a unoformly distributed load. The max tension that the cable can withstand is 41 x 10^6 N, What minimum length of cable is needed How are compacted and loose bulk density used in real life : How are compacted and loose bulk density used in real life. Also is a high degree of accuracy necessary in the bulk density tests Determine the average normal strain in rubber : An air-filled rubber ball has a diameter of 6 in. If the air pressure within it is increased until the ball's diameter becomes 7 in., determine the average normal strain in rubber. Determine its greatest distance from the sun : A comet has a very elliptical orbit with a period of 116.1 y. what is its greatest distance from the Sun How much error would there be in the volume calculation : Assume the actual water temperature for calibrating a 1/3 ft3 measure was 65 degrees F. If you had used a water temperature of 75 degrees F for your calibration, how much error would there be in your volume calculation (both in ft3 and as a percen.. Ethical implications : Think of a situation that you have experienced or heard about that might be seen as having ethical implications. State concentration of co3^2- need to initiate precipitation : What concentration of CO3^2- is need to initiate precipitation. Neglect any volume changes during the addition. How far apart is this bright band from the central peak : Two slits are illuminated by a 390 nm light.The angle between the zeroth-order bright band at the center of the screen, how far apart is this bright band from the central peak Find the internal forces as the nut is rotated 1 turn : A steel bolt and nut are tightened around an aluminum sleeve. Find the internal forces as the nut is rotated 1 turn

### Write a Review

#### What is the amplitude of the vertical vibration

if the enginer is mounted floatiing on very weak spring, what is the amplitude of the vertical vibration of the engine? (b) if the engine is mounted solidly on a rigid foundation, what is the alternating force amplitude transmitted? Assume the con..

#### Determine the force exerted by the jet on the plate

A jet of water of diameter 75mm moving with a velocity of 25m/s strikes a fixed plates in such a way that the angle between the jet and plate is 60 find the force exerted by the jet on the plate.

Three-ply asphalt felt and gravel roof over 2in of insulation board is supported by 18in deep precast reinforced concrete beams with 3ft wide flanges. If insulation weights 3lb/ft 2 and the asphalt roofing weights 5.5lb/ft2, determine the total dea..

#### Description of the soil characteristics

For each of the horizons, provide a description of the soil characteristics and briefly describe the environment where you would expect to find the horizon?

#### Calculating the undrained shear strength

Calculate the undrained shear strength at a depth of 120 ft below the mudline. Calculate the undrained shear strength at a depth of 120 ft below the mudline if the soil has an OCR of 2.5 .

#### What is the maximum column load in kips that could be placed

What is the maximum column load in kips that could be placed on a 4-ft square temporary footing on a sand for which the standard resistance is about N=15 and the water table is at the surface A factor of safety of 2 is to be maintained against bea..

#### Describe the basic principle of differential gns positioning

Describe the basic principle of differential GNSS positioning and the difference between real time differential GNSS and post processed differential GNSS.

#### Determine what is present worth of maintaining the bridge

Maintenance expenses for a bridge in west Tennessee are estimated to be \$200,000 for the first eight years followed by two separate million dollar expenditures in years 12 and 18. The expected life of the bridge is thirty years.

#### What is the astronomic azimuth of the line

The magnetic north azimuth of a line is 128 degrees 27' while the magnetic declination is 3 degrees 30'E. What is the astronomic azimuth of the line (in decimal degrees)?

#### Determine what will be the new height of fluid column

A u-tube manometer is used to measure the pressure of a vessel under vacuum. Assume the manometer is open to atmospheric pressure (101.325 kPa) and the density of the fluid in the manometer is 12.0 g/cm3.

#### Calculate the space-mean speed in mile per hour

If there are 50 vehicles on a 4000-ft highway lane and the average time headway between two adjacent vehicles is 2.2 seconds. A) Calculate traffic density in vehicle/mile (vpm) and average space headway in feet/vehicle (fpv).

#### Determinate and indeterminate structures

Doubling the length of a truss member increases its Euler Buckling capacity by a factor of 4