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What are the Soil properties, which are influenced by soil structure?

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A : a. Permeability

B : b. Compressibility

C : c. Shear strength

D : d. All of the mentioned

The single grained structure is a characteristic of __________

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A : a. Coarse-grained soil

B : b. Fine-grained soil

C : c. None of the mentioned

D : d. All of the mentioned

Soil structure usually defines __________

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A : a. Arrangement of soil particles and Stage of aggregation of soil particle in soil

B : b. Composition of the soil mass

C : c. None of the mentioned

D : d. All of the mentioned

An arrangement composed of ‘flocs’ of soil particle is known as __________

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A : a. Dispersed structure

B : b. Cohesive matrix structure

C : c. Honey comb structure

D : d. Flocculent structure

An arrangement composed of soil particle having a parallel orientation is ___________

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A : a. Dispersed

B : b. Coarse grained skeleton

C : c. Honey comb

D : d. Single grained

The skeleton and matrix structure represent ___________

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A : a. Coarse-grained soil

B : b. Fine-grained soil

C : c. Composite soil

D : d. Loose-grained soil

The soil structure, having comparative loose stable structure is ____________

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A : a. Honey comb

B : b. Cohesive matrix

C : c. Flocculent

D : d. Single grained

The honey comb, flocculent and dispersed structure are found in ___________

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A : a. Fine-grained soil

B : b. Coarse grained soil

C : c. Composite soil

D : d. All of the mentioned

Coarse-grain skeleton structure, consist of arrangement of __________

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A : a. Soil forming honey comb structure

B : b. Coarse grain forming a skeleton

C : c. Soil oriented ‘edge-to-edge’ with one another

D : d. None of the mentioned

The particle of coarse-grained are composed of ___________

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A : a. Primary minerals

B : b. Non-clay minerals

C : c. Clay minerals

D : d. Crystalline minerals

The fine-grained soil are composed of __________

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A : a. Crystalline minerals and Amorphous materials

B : b. Primary minerals

C : c. All of the mentioned

D : d. None of the mentioned

The behavior of bulky particles in coarse grained soil is governed by ___________

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A : a. Gravitational force and Mass energy

B : b. Colloidal force

C : c. All of the mentioned

D : d. None of the mentioned

The crystalline minerals whose surface activity is such that, they develop cohesion and plasticity are called __________

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A : a. Non-clay minerals

B : b. Clay minerals

C : c. Bulky particles

D : d. Primary minerals

Clay particles behave like ___________

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A : a. Colloids

B : b. Amorphous solids

C : c. Crystalline particles

D : d. Non-colloids

A montmorillonite platelet has a specific surface/volume equal to ____________

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A : a. 120/?

B : b. 100/ ?

C : c. 500/ ?

D : d. 1000/ ?

Which of the following clay minerals are considered as colloidal?

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A : a. Kaolinite

B : b. Dichite

C : c. Attapulgite

D : d. All of the mentioned

Clay minerals are classified in to ____________

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A : a. 3

B : b. 4

C : c. 7

D : d. 6

Chemically, the clay minerals are silicates of ____________

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A : a. Aluminum

B : b. Iron

C : c. Magnesium

D : d. All of the mentioned

Clay is essentially made of extremely __________

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A : a. Large particles

B : b. Small particles

C : c. Intermediate particles

D : d. None of the mentioned

The nature of surface bonding force in soil is classified in to ___________ types.

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A : a. 3

B : b. 4

C : c. 2

D : d. 5

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