Civil Engineering - Theory of Structures - Discussion


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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Susnata said: (May 4, 2016)  
Why not C?

Mohan Kumar said: (Jan 27, 2017)  
The total load acts at fixed end of cantileaver.
So, for udl wl occurs. If it is isolated then Only W will occur.

Roy said: (Sep 9, 2017)  
C would be the correct answer if it was b.m.d and then M = wl^2/2.

Abbas said: (Jan 27, 2018)  
Why not C?

Deepayan Roy said: (Mar 5, 2018)  
It will be C. For UDL BM shape is parabolic.

Munsa said: (Mar 14, 2018)  
Cantilever free end moment zero.

Only moment fixed end.

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