Mechanical Engineering - Strength of Materials - Discussion


In a beam of uniform strength, the bending stress developed is constant and is equal to the allowable stress at every section of the beam.

[A]. True
[B]. False

Answer: Option A


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Venkat Rao said: (May 28, 2016)  
It varies with distance from the neutral axis. So, I think the answer is false.

Shakir Ullah said: (Dec 10, 2019)  
When a beam is designed in such a manner that the extreme fibers are loaded to there maximum capacity and every section has uniform stress then the beam is called as beam of uniform strength.

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