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Question: which of the following should produce a lower uncompacted density...

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Which of the following should produce a lower uncompacted density assuming specific gravity and gradation are the same?

  1. Manufactured Sand: This is a crushed, angular material produced as ‘waste’ when crushing larger aggregates.

  1. Natural Sand: This is an uncrushed, rounded material that is dug naturally from aggregate pits, washed and used ‘as-is’.
  1. Both should produce the same uncompacted void content.
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