Asked in Dams, The Difference Between
What are the Differences between gravity dams and earth dams?
Gravity dams: It is made up of masonry or solid concrete It can be constructed to any height Less maintenance Earth dams: It is made up of soil and gravel It can be constructed to moderate height It is cheaper ...
Asked in Civil Engineering, Dams
What are the different types of dams?
The various types of dams are: Gravity Dams Earth Dams Rockfill Dams Arch Dams Buttress Dams Steel Dams Timber Dams Rubber Dams On the basis of functions of dam, it can be classified as: Storage Diversion Detention Debris Coffer Reference: http://blog.thecivilengg.com/types-of-dams/ ...
Asked in Latitude and Longitude
Which line runs through the Bahamas?
The Equator runs through the Bahamas and many other parts of the world like Mexico, Egypt and many other parts of the world. =================== Except for the fact that the equator does not run through the Bahamas, Mexico, or Egypt, the first answer is otherwise quite accurate. -- The Bahamas occupy all latitudes between 22.15° and 27.23° North. Any parallel within that range passes through the Bahamas. -- The Bahamas occupy all longitudes between 72.74° and 79.31° West. Any meridian within that range passes through the Bahamas. ...