Total Weight of Soil

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Geotechnical Engineering

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Total weight of soil, abbreviated as \( W_t \), is the total weight of soil plus the total weight of water.


Total Weight of Soil formula

\(\large{ W_t =  W_s + W_w    }\)   


\(\large{ W_t }\) = total weight of soil

\(\large{ W_s } \) = weight of soil

\(\large{ W_w } \) = weight of water


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