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A cubic meter of dry(no water) quartz sand (Gs= 2.65) with a porosity of 60% is immersed in an oil bath having a unit weight of 0.92 g/cm3. How much force in addition to the upthrust (buoyant force) is required to prevent the sand from sinking if the soil contains 0.27m3of entrapped air after submergence?

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