Mechanical Engineering - Strength of Materials

11.
For a beam, as shown in the below figure, the maximum deflection is .
True
False
Answer: Option
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12.
If the slenderness ratio for a column is 100, then it is said to be a __________ column.
long
medium
short
Answer: Option
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13.
A masonry dam may fail due to
tension in the masonry of the dam and its base
overturning of the dam
crushing of masonry at the base of the dam
any one of the above
Answer: Option
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14.
In order to prevent crushing of masonry at the base of the dam, the maximum stress should be __________ the permissible stress of the soil.
equal to
less than
more than
Answer: Option
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15.
When a body is subjected to two equal and opposite pushes, as a result of which the body tends to reduce its length, the stress and strain induced is compressive.
True
False
Answer: Option
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