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A soil is made up of 24% sand, 52% silt, and 24% clay by weight,

a.   How much sand should be added to 500 kg of the same soil to bring the sand content to 35%?

b.   What are the resulting silt and clay contents on a percent weight basis?

c.         Name the soil based on the USDA triangular soil classification chart

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