Civil Engineering - Theory of Structures

Exercise :: Theory of Structures - Section 2

41. 

A road of uniform cross-section A and length L is deformed by δ, when subjected to a normal force P. The Young's Modulus E of the material, is

A.
B.
C.
D.
E.

Answer: Option C

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42. 

The S.F. diagram of a loaded beam shown in the given figure is that of

A. a simply supported beam with isolated central load
B. a simply supported beam with uniformly distributed load
C. a cantilever with an isolated load at the free end
D. a cantilever with a uniformly distributed load.

Answer: Option D

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43. 

An isolated load W is acting at a distance a from the left hand support, of a three hinged arch of span 2l and rise h hinged at the crown, the horizontal reaction at the support, is

A.
B.
C.
D.

Answer: Option B

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44. 

The ratio of lateral strain to axial strain of a homogeneous material, is known

A. Yield ratio
B. Hooke's ratio
C. Poisson's ratio
D. Plastic ratio.

Answer: Option C

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45. 

For beams of uniform strength, if depth is constant,

A. width bM
B. width bM
C. width b ∝ 3 M
D. width b

Answer: Option A

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