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WHAT IS COMPACTION?
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WHAT IS COMPACTION? DEFINATION 
OF  COMPACTION
The densification of soil by the application of mechanical 
energy is known as compaction
?2 >   ?1
?1=W1 ?V1
?2=W1/V2
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WHAT IS COMPACTION? DEFINATION 
OF  COMPACTION
The densification of soil by the application of mechanical 
energy is known as compaction
?2 >   ?1
?1=W1 ?V1
?2=W1/V2
REQUIREMENT OF SOIL
COMPACTION
To increase 
soil strength
To improve 
the stability 
of soil
To reduce soil 
permeability
To reduce 
erosion 
damage 
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WHAT IS COMPACTION? DEFINATION 
OF  COMPACTION
The densification of soil by the application of mechanical 
energy is known as compaction
?2 >   ?1
?1=W1 ?V1
?2=W1/V2
REQUIREMENT OF SOIL
COMPACTION
To increase 
soil strength
To improve 
the stability 
of soil
To reduce soil 
permeability
To reduce 
erosion 
damage 
FACTOR AFFECTING 
COMPATION
WATER CONTENT
COMPACTING EFFORT
TYPE OF SOIL 
METHOD OF COMPACTION
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