Question: a soil is made up of 24 sand 52 silt...
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