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For undistributed samples ______ is used.

(a) compressed air sampler

(b) thick sampler

(c) care cutter

(d) rotary sampler

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I would like to ask this question from Soil Samples and Samplers in section Stabilisation of Soils, Site Investigation and Sub – Soil Exploration of Geotechnical Engineering II

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Right choice is (a) compressed air sampler

Explanation: For obtaining undistributed samples, compressed air samplers are used. It enables the sample to be removed from the ground into an air chamber and then lifted to the ground surface without contact with water.

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