**99) Which of the following is a totally independent term of the soil sample’s total volume. **

a) Unit weight of solids

b) Submerged unit weight

c) Bulk unit weight

d) Dry unit weight

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**Answer: a) the Unit weight of solids.**

Explanation:A function of the volume of solids is the unit weight of solids & that unit weight of solids does not change with the moisture content.

Following are the functions of total volume:

- Bulk unit weights
- Dry unit weights
- Submerged unit weight

Komal Bhandakkar Edited answer January 5, 2021