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Angle of shearing resistance, <j> (degrees) Figure 12.8. Active earth pressure coefficients for 5 = 20°

Angle of shearing resistance, <j> (degrees) Figure 12.8. Active earth pressure coefficients for 5 = 20°

Figure 12.9 shows another chart from Appendix 2, this one giving values of Kp against 9 for 5 = 20°. Note that the scale of the y-axis on this chart is different to that on Figure 12.8. For 9 = 32° and p = 0°, KpY = 5.18.

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