Discussion :: Theory of Structures  Section 1 (Q.No.13)
13. 
In plastic analysis, the shape factor for a circular section, is 
[A]. 
1.5  [B]. 
1.6  [C]. 
1.7  [D]. 
1.75 
Answer: Option C
Explanation:
No answer description available for this question.

Johnozemhoya said:
(Mar 24, 2015)


What is the fundamental application of theory of structure? 
Srinivasulu said:
(Sep 23, 2017)


What is shape factor? 
Anirban said:
(Nov 5, 2017)


It is the ratio of plastic section modulus to the elastic section modulus. 
Monika said:
(Oct 12, 2018)


Can anyone explain this? 
Aks said:
(Feb 13, 2019)


It should be 1.69. 
Mahima said:
(May 30, 2019)


Anyone explain the ratio of the shape factor. 
Daksh said:
(Nov 13, 2019)


It is the ratio of plastic moment to the yield moment. It should be 1.69. 
Dheeraj said:
(Feb 24, 2020)


Exact is (1.698) =1.7. 