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7. The borrow material to construct an embankment has a dry unit weight of 86.2 pef and a water content of 5%. The specific gravity of the solids is 2.64. The contract specifications require that the soil be placed in the fill at a d of 1 15 pcf and a water content of 8%. How many cubic yards of borrow are required to construct an embankment having a 65,000-cy net volume?

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