Flocculent and Dispersed Structures Soil MCQs

By: Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil

Solved MCQs of Flocculent and Dispersed Structures Soil in soil mechanics.

Where the coarse-grained skeleton is a structure of the soil is present?
(A). fine-grained
(B). the composite soil with a large amount of the coarse-grained particles
(C). the composite soil with a large amount of the fine-grained particle
(D). coursed grained
(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: b


The characteristic of fine-grained soils is the single-grained structure.
(A). True
(B). False
(C). Partially True
Multiple Choice Question Answer: b


What has the clay that is present in the marine area?
(A). Flocculent structure
(B). Dispersed structure
(C). Honeycomb structure
(D). Singe grained structure
(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: a


The charged particles are containing in the flocculated structure.
(A). True
(B). False
(C). Partially True
Multiple Choice Question Answer: a


Which of the following is decomposed volcanic ash that contains a high percentage of the clay mineral?
(A). Moorum
(B). Peat
(C). Dune sand
(D). Bentonite
(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: d


How the flocculated structure is formed?
(A). when there is a net repulsive force
(B). when there is a net attractive force
(C). when there is the cohesive force
(D). when there is adhesion force
(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: b


What does not govern the behavior of coarse-grained soils?
(A). gravitational forces
(B). mass energy
(C). colloidal forces
(D). interaction with pore fluid
(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: c


In what the dispersed occurs?
(A). sand
(B). remoulded clay
(C). gravel
(D). silts
(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: b


Which of the following is the structure that is highly compressible and less permeable?
(A). Flocculent
(B). Dispersed
(C). Honeycomb
(D). Singe grained
(E). None of these
Multiple Choice Question Answer: b