Civil Engineering - Structural Design Specifications - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Structural Design Specifications - Section 1 (Q.No. 1)
The area of the concrete in compression plus the area of reinforcement transferred on the basis of modular ratio, is called
transferred section
equivalent section
cracked section
none of these.
Answer: Option
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Mahesh Panda said:   9 years ago
Concrete area in compression and equivalent area of steel in compression as per modular ratio is called the Equivalent section.

Cracked section is that portion of concrete which in beyond tension steel and is in tension so cracks may develop in this region.

SARAD MISHRA said:   7 years ago
I think the answer is equivalent section.

Syed said:   7 years ago
Yes, the answer is equivalent section.

Bash said:   6 years ago
Yes, cracked section protects the concrete.

Er. rawnuk bhagawan said:   6 years ago
It should be an equivalent section.

Er. Arun dev singh said:   6 years ago
Yes, the right answer is equivalent section.

CHANDRAKANTHA said:   5 years ago
Refer IS 456-2000.
Clause -22.3.1 c.
Option C is correct.

Sandip said:   5 years ago
Yes, option C is correct.

NAVNEET said:   5 years ago
Yes, option C is correct. I agree with the given answer.

Er. ISHU DEEP said:   5 years ago
Yes right @Chandrakantha.

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