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## Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity Solution

STEP 0: Pre-Calculation Summary
Formula Used
submerged_unit_weight = Dry unit weight of soil-(1-Porosity)*Unit weight of water
γ' = γd-(1-η)*γw
This formula uses 3 Variables
Variables Used
Dry unit weight of soil - The dry unit weight of soil is the weight of soil solids per unit of total volume of soil mass. (Measured in Kilonewton per Cubic Meter)
Porosity- Porosity is the ratio of volume of voids to volume of soil.
Unit weight of water - Unit weight of water is the weight of watet per unit volume of a water. (Measured in Kilonewton per Cubic Meter)
STEP 1: Convert Input(s) to Base Unit
Dry unit weight of soil: 100 Kilonewton per Cubic Meter --> 0.1 Newton per Cubic Meter (Check conversion here)
Porosity: 0.5 --> No Conversion Required
Unit weight of water: 9.807 Kilonewton per Cubic Meter --> 0.009807 Newton per Cubic Meter (Check conversion here)
STEP 2: Evaluate Formula
Substituting Input Values in Formula
γ' = γd-(1-η)*γw --> 0.1-(1-0.5)*0.009807
Evaluating ... ...
γ' = 0.0950965
STEP 3: Convert Result to Output's Unit
0.0950965 Newton per Cubic Meter --> No Conversion Required
FINAL ANSWER
0.0950965 Newton per Cubic Meter <-- Submerged unit weight
(Calculation completed in 00.016 seconds)

## < 10+ Relationships of Weights and Volumes in Soils Calculators

Saturated Unit Weight of Soil with Saturation 100 Percent
saturated_unit_weight = (((Specific gravity of the soil*Unit weight of water)+(Void ratio*Unit weight of water))/(1+Void ratio)) Go
Saturated Unit Weight of Soil when Water Content is Given
saturated_unit_weight = (((1+Water content)*Specific gravity of the soil*Unit weight of water)/(1+Void ratio)) Go
Unit Weight of Water when Saturated Unit Weight is Given
unit_weight_of_water = (Saturated unit weight*(1+Void ratio)/((1+Water content)*Specific gravity of the soil)) Go
Unit Weight of Water when Saturated Unit Weight and Void Ratio is Given
unit_weight_of_water = (Saturated unit weight*(1+Void ratio)/(Specific gravity of the soil+Void ratio)) Go
Dry Unit Weight of Soil when Saturation is 0 Percent
dry_unit_weight_of_soil = ((Specific gravity of the soil*Unit weight of water)/(1+Void ratio)) Go
Unit Weight of Water when Buoyant Unit Weight is Given
unit_weight_of_water = (Buoyant unit weight*(1+Void ratio)/(Specific gravity of the soil-1)) Go
Unit Weight of Water when Dry Unit Weight is Given
unit_weight_of_water = (Dry unit weight of soil*(1+Void ratio)/Specific gravity of the soil) Go
Total weight of sample with respect to water content
total_weight = (water content*weight of solids/100)+weight of solids Go
Total mass of soil when water content of soil with respect to its mass is given
total_mass = (water content*Mass of solids/100)+Mass of solids Go
Dry mass of soil when water content of soil with respect to its mass is given
mass_of_solids = (Total mass of sand*100)/(water content+100) Go

### Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity Formula

submerged_unit_weight = Dry unit weight of soil-(1-Porosity)*Unit weight of water
γ' = γd-(1-η)*γw

## What is dry unit weight of water ?

The unit weight of water is essentially the same as the density of water. Density is a measure of how much mass a substance has per unit volume.

## How to Calculate Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity?

Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity calculator uses submerged_unit_weight = Dry unit weight of soil-(1-Porosity)*Unit weight of water to calculate the Submerged unit weight, The Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity formula is defined as the weight of the solids in air minus the weight of water displaced by the solids per unit of volume of soil mass; the saturated unit weight minus the unit weight of water. Submerged unit weight and is denoted by γ' symbol.

How to calculate Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity, enter Dry unit weight of soil d), Porosity (η) and Unit weight of water w) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity calculation can be explained with given input values -> 0.095096 = 0.1-(1-0.5)*0.009807.

### FAQ

What is Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity?
The Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity formula is defined as the weight of the solids in air minus the weight of water displaced by the solids per unit of volume of soil mass; the saturated unit weight minus the unit weight of water and is represented as γ' = γd-(1-η)*γw or submerged_unit_weight = Dry unit weight of soil-(1-Porosity)*Unit weight of water. The dry unit weight of soil is the weight of soil solids per unit of total volume of soil mass, Porosity is the ratio of volume of voids to volume of soil and Unit weight of water is the weight of watet per unit volume of a water.
How to calculate Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity?
The Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity formula is defined as the weight of the solids in air minus the weight of water displaced by the solids per unit of volume of soil mass; the saturated unit weight minus the unit weight of water is calculated using submerged_unit_weight = Dry unit weight of soil-(1-Porosity)*Unit weight of water. To calculate Submerged unit weight of soil in terms of porosity, you need Dry unit weight of soil d), Porosity (η) and Unit weight of water w). With our tool, you need to enter the respective value for Dry unit weight of soil, Porosity and Unit weight of water and hit the calculate button. You can also select the units (if any) for Input(s) and the Output as well.
How many ways are there to calculate Submerged unit weight?
In this formula, Submerged unit weight uses Dry unit weight of soil, Porosity and Unit weight of water. We can use 10 other way(s) to calculate the same, which is/are as follows -
• unit_weight_of_water = (Saturated unit weight*(1+Void ratio)/((1+Water content)*Specific gravity of the soil))
• unit_weight_of_water = (Saturated unit weight*(1+Void ratio)/(Specific gravity of the soil+Void ratio))
• unit_weight_of_water = (Dry unit weight of soil*(1+Void ratio)/Specific gravity of the soil)
• unit_weight_of_water = (Buoyant unit weight*(1+Void ratio)/(Specific gravity of the soil-1))
• saturated_unit_weight = (((Specific gravity of the soil*Unit weight of water)+(Void ratio*Unit weight of water))/(1+Void ratio))
• saturated_unit_weight = (((1+Water content)*Specific gravity of the soil*Unit weight of water)/(1+Void ratio))
• dry_unit_weight_of_soil = ((Specific gravity of the soil*Unit weight of water)/(1+Void ratio))
• total_weight = (water content*weight of solids/100)+weight of solids
• total_mass = (water content*Mass of solids/100)+Mass of solids
• mass_of_solids = (Total mass of sand*100)/(water content+100)
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