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Yun Zhou, Ph.D., PE
Soil consists of three phases of solid, liquid and gas. Because of the three-phase composition, soils exhibit different appearances and forms. A required task in geotechnical engineering is to describe and classify the soils for ensuing engineering evaluations in design and construction.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
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