Letter of transmittal
Lab Performed: Sleeve Analysis
Description of tests or measurement performed:
The sleeve analysis experiment was conducted in order to determine the distribution of grain size in a mass of soil. For the experiment, a representative dry soil sample was collected and broken down using a pestle and mortar. The sample’s weight was measured and recorded and the soil sample was poured through a stack of sleeves. The stack was shaken and the amount of soul retained in each sleeve was measured as well as the soil at the bottom of the pan. The original weight of the stack Continue reading...