Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering Mcqs

Q.  Rise of water table above the ground surface causes________________?

a. equal increase in pore water pressure and total stress
b. equal decrease in pore water pressure and total stress
c. increase in pore water pressure but decrease in total stress
d. decrease in pore water pressure but increase in total stress


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