Civil Engineering - RCC Structures Design - Discussion


Pick up the incorrect statement from the following: Tensile reinforcement bars of a rectangular beam

[A]. are curtailed if not required to resist the bending moment
[B]. are bent up at suitable places to serve as shear reinforcement
[C]. are bent down at suitable places to serve as shear reinforcement
[D]. are maintained at bottom to provide at least local bond stress.

Answer: Option C


No answer description available for this question.

Suresh said: (Jan 6, 2018)  
Actually, tensile reinforcement provided as main reinforcement in beams as in tension zone. To resist the diagonal tensile we have to bent up the bottom bars as like bentup bars so the answer is bent up (B).

Vijay said: (Jul 13, 2018)  
The Answer should be (B).

Viru Kapoor said: (Aug 2, 2018)  
It is asked for incorrect.

So, option C is correct.

Nirman said: (Oct 4, 2018)  
The correct answer must be B.

Shubham said: (Jun 15, 2020)  
Bent upside from tension zone.

Post your comments here:

Name *:

Email   : (optional)

» Your comments will be displayed only after manual approval.