DWQA QuestionsCategory: Civil EngineeringWhat is Water-Cement Ratio and How it is related to the strength of concrete?
Editor Staff asked 9 months ago

What is Water-Cement Ratio and How it is related to the strength of concrete?

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Editor Staff answered 9 months ago

The water-cement ratio is the ratio of the weight of water to the weight of cement used in a concrete mix. A lower ratio leads to higher strength and durability, but may make the mix difficult to work i.e. low workability of Concrete Mix. Workability can be increased with the use of admixtures.