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Powered by Question2AnswerDefine Frame?list any two types of frames
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frames and two types of framesStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/3930/define-frame-list-any-two-types-of-framesTue, 24 Oct 2017 13:07:11 +0000need help fot calculate deflection
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hi guys <br />
i want to determine deflection of 2d shape that is a bent pipe , like triangle , that the BOTH ends of its are fixed , and a force applied on his head , Perpendicular on the plate of triangle , i want to calcualte deflection the head by formula .<br />
please help me . <br />
ty.Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/3887/need-help-fot-calculate-deflectionWed, 06 Sep 2017 10:08:41 +0000A overhanginging beam( equal overhang on both side(a) ) is subjected to udl over its entire length(L). to get equal bending moment at support and at mid span, what should be the overhanging length with respect to L (i.e. xL, what is the value of x)
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both side equal overhang ( a)<br />
length L ( including overhang)<br />
distance between support = (L-2a)Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/3875/overhanginging-overhang-subjected-support-overhanging-respectWed, 16 Aug 2017 08:20:06 +0000If F1 = 109 N , F2 = 121 N and F3 = 85 N ,
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If F1 = 109 N , F2 = 121 N and F3 = 85 N , determine the magnitude and coordinate direction angles of the resultant couple moment.Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/3436/if-f1-109-n-f2-121-n-and-f3-85-nThu, 17 Sep 2015 09:38:41 +0000What is a free body diagram
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What is a free body diagramStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/3352/what-is-a-free-body-diagramThu, 17 Sep 2015 07:32:59 +0000what is the physical significance of moment of inertia?
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what is the physical significance of moment of inertia? Please explain how it s helpful and what are the applications of moment of inertia?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/3300/what-is-the-physical-significance-of-moment-of-inertiaWed, 16 Sep 2015 07:44:14 +0000Is it beam and colum construction are same?
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Is it beam and column construction are same?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/2254/is-it-beam-and-colum-construction-are-sameFri, 21 Aug 2015 05:14:35 +0000a beam ab length l is simply supported loaded as shown. moment of inertia I for left half and 2I for right half.calculate slope at ends and deflection at midspan and under the point loads
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a beam ab length l is simply supported loaded as shown. moment of inertia I for left half and 2I for right half.calculate slope at ends and deflection at midspan and under the point loadsStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/2204/length-supported-moment-inertia-calculate-deflection-midspanThu, 20 Aug 2015 09:15:55 +0000Explain the Types of Loading
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I know about the different types of loads but tell me about the different types of loadingStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/2126/explain-the-types-of-loadingThu, 20 Aug 2015 05:30:03 +0000what is difference b/w pure bending and simple bending?????
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what is difference b/w pure bending and simple bending?????Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/2088/what-is-difference-b-w-pure-bending-and-simple-bendingThu, 20 Aug 2015 04:38:01 +0000yield stress
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the point at which strain increases without increase in stress is known as yield point stress measured at yield point is called yield stressStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/2075/yield-stressTue, 18 Aug 2015 07:50:34 +0000What is lever?
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What is lever?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/2037/what-is-leverTue, 18 Aug 2015 04:55:35 +0000what are uses of drawing shear force and bending moment diagrams..please give best answer..
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what are uses of drawing shear force and bending moment diagrams..please give best answer..Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/2013/drawing-shear-force-bending-moment-diagrams-please-answerTue, 18 Aug 2015 04:21:55 +0000Calculate the minimum wall thickness for a cylindrieal vessel that is to carry a gas at a pressure of 14000 psi. The diameter of the vessel is 2ft and the stress is limited to 12 Ksi.
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Calculate the minimum wall thickness for a cylindrical vessel that is to carry a gas at a pressure of 14000 psi. The diameter of the vessel is 2ft and the stress is limited to 12 Ksi. Kindly reply me with complete step wise solution.<br />
regardsStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1996/calculate-minimum-thickness-cylindrieal-pressure-diameterTue, 18 Aug 2015 04:12:54 +0000what's the use of column drop or capital. or what will the column capital control.? shear. torsion or bending..?
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what's the use of column drop or capital. or what will the column capital control.? shear. torsion or bending..?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1976/column-capital-column-capital-control-shear-torsion-bendingMon, 17 Aug 2015 09:11:26 +0000What is a youngs modulus full details
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What is a youngs modulus full detailsStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1953/what-is-a-youngs-modulus-full-detailsMon, 17 Aug 2015 08:57:38 +0000what is a shear force
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what is a shear forceStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1952/what-is-a-shear-forceMon, 17 Aug 2015 08:57:20 +0000what is kern of section?
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what is kern of section?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1945/what-is-kern-of-sectionMon, 17 Aug 2015 07:58:28 +0000What is difference between bearing stress and shearing stress?
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What is difference between bearing stress and shearing stress?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1926/what-difference-between-bearing-stress-and-shearing-stressMon, 17 Aug 2015 07:36:03 +0000Bending Moment
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Hello all,<br />
Does here any one know how to find a point where bending moment change its sign(From positive to negative or from negative to positive) in continuous beam...Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1922/bending-momentMon, 17 Aug 2015 07:32:39 +0000what is the difference of torque and torsion
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what is the difference of torque and torsionStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1919/what-is-the-difference-of-torque-and-torsionMon, 17 Aug 2015 07:30:02 +0000What is slenderness ratio ?
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What is slenderness ratio ?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1910/what-is-slenderness-ratioMon, 17 Aug 2015 07:20:45 +0000can we measure the strength without using plates?
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can we measure the strength without using plates?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1892/can-we-measure-the-strength-without-using-platesMon, 17 Aug 2015 05:25:15 +0000what is the central deflection of a simply supported beam under concentrated load ?
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what is the central deflection of a simply supported beam under concentrated load ?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1686/what-central-deflection-simply-supported-under-concentratedFri, 07 Aug 2015 04:44:53 +0000What is the difference between Stress & Strain?
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What is the difference between Stress & Strain?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1676/what-is-the-difference-between-stress-strainFri, 07 Aug 2015 04:36:28 +0000what is the formule of MS plate weight calculation?
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plz reply this question answerStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1590/what-is-the-formule-of-ms-plate-weight-calculationThu, 06 Aug 2015 09:48:55 +0000what is moment of inertia?
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what is moment of inertia?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1498/what-is-moment-of-inertiaWed, 05 Aug 2015 05:02:55 +0000what is fatigue and fracture ?
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what is fatigue and fracture ?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1493/what-is-fatigue-and-fractureWed, 05 Aug 2015 04:56:48 +0000what is friction?
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what is friction? explain with its types and mechanism?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1412/what-is-frictionTue, 04 Aug 2015 04:28:18 +0000What is a Kern of a section? Obtain a formula illustrating Kern for rectangular prismatic column and for a circular prismatic column.
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What is a Kern of a section? Obtain a formula illustrating Kern for rectangular prismatic column and for a circular prismatic column.Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1327/section-illustrating-rectangular-prismatic-circular-prismaticMon, 03 Aug 2015 07:58:07 +0000Why do we study about strength of material in civil engg. ?
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Why do we study about strength of material in civil engg. ?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1295/why-do-we-study-about-strength-of-material-in-civil-enggMon, 03 Aug 2015 05:29:04 +0000A load P is applied to a steel rod supported by an aluminium plate into which a 12-mm-diameter hole has been drilled. Knowing that the shearing stress must not exceed 180 MPa in the steel rod and 70 M
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A load P is applied to a steel rod supported by an aluminium plate which a 12-mm-diameter hole has been drilled. Knowing that the shearing stress must not exceed 180 MPa in the steel rod and 70 MPa in the aluminium plate, determine the largest load P that can be applied to the rod?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1183/applied-supported-aluminium-diameter-drilled-knowing-shearingFri, 31 Jul 2015 04:26:49 +0000bending moment diagram for 3 hinged arch?
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bending moment diagram for 3 hinged arch?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1067/bending-moment-diagram-for-3-hinged-archThu, 30 Jul 2015 03:46:56 +0000find the maximum shear force and BM at a section 8m from the left hinged .
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a three hinged parabolic arch has a span of 25m with a central rise of 5m. a load of 150 kn rolls over the arch from left to right. find the maximum shear force and BM at a section 8m from the left hinged .Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/1066/find-the-maximum-shear-force-and-section-from-the-left-hingedThu, 30 Jul 2015 03:45:41 +0000axial deformation definition
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axial deformation definitionStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/994/axial-deformation-definitionWed, 29 Jul 2015 05:31:26 +0000What is the Moment of Resistance?
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What is the Moment of Resistance?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/986/what-is-the-moment-of-resistanceWed, 29 Jul 2015 05:18:33 +0000what is the purpose of finding moment of inertia?
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what is the purpose of finding moment of inertia?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/949/what-is-the-purpose-of-finding-moment-of-inertiaWed, 29 Jul 2015 03:56:52 +0000soundness of cement
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soundness of cementStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/840/soundness-of-cementTue, 28 Jul 2015 03:51:31 +0000what are the use of stair up in the production of columns
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what are the use of stair up in the production of columnsStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/805/what-are-the-use-of-stair-up-in-the-production-of-columnsMon, 27 Jul 2015 09:06:42 +0000what are the use of stair up in the production of columns
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what are the use of stair up in the production of columnsStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/804/what-are-the-use-of-stair-up-in-the-production-of-columnsMon, 27 Jul 2015 09:05:26 +0000what is a shear stress?
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what is a shear stress?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/679/what-is-a-shear-stressMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:36:55 +0000what is strees and strain?
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what is strees and strain?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/675/what-is-strees-and-strainMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:35:48 +0000method of section
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method of sectionStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/661/method-of-sectionMon, 06 Jul 2015 07:08:37 +0000method of section
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method of sectionStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/654/method-of-sectionMon, 06 Jul 2015 04:41:09 +0000explain different types of supports with neat sketches?
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explain different types of supports with neat sketches?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/645/explain-different-types-of-supports-with-neat-sketchesMon, 06 Jul 2015 04:36:26 +0000currently i got a problem to reduce shrinkage in LV-XLPE compound for wire and cable?do you have any suggestion?
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currently i got a problem to reduce shrinkage in LV-XLPE compound for wire and cable?do you have any suggestion?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/603/currently-problem-reduce-shrinkage-compound-cable-suggestionMon, 06 Jul 2015 04:06:45 +0000plz give the guidance about solving the B.M&S.F numerical problem
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plz give the guidance about solving the B.M&S.F numerical problemStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/558/plz-give-the-guidance-about-solving-the-ms-numerical-problemMon, 06 Jul 2015 03:42:53 +0000Write short note on design load, characteristic load, characteristic strength?
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Write short note on design load, characteristic load, characteristic strength?Strength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/547/write-short-design-characteristic-characteristic-strengthFri, 03 Jul 2015 04:23:38 +0000Show the diagram of SF and BM
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Show the diagram of Shear Force and Bending MomentStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/495/show-the-diagram-of-sf-and-bmThu, 02 Jul 2015 05:19:01 +0000How combined stress is calculated in simple beam
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How combined stress is calculated in simple beamStrength of Materialshttp://www.aboutcivil.org/answers/487/how-combined-stress-is-calculated-in-simple-beamThu, 02 Jul 2015 05:06:14 +0000