Posted by **Okolo Daniel** on Monday, May 9, 2011 at 5:01pm.

a masonry dam 7m high has a top width of 1.5 metres and bottom width of 5 metres.maximum water level in the dam is 1m below the top of the dam. determine the maximum and minimum pressure intensities at the base when the dam is full. take weight of water as 9.81KN/m3 and weight of masonry as 21.6KN/m3.

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