S O M — INTERVIEW SHORT QUESTION ANSWERS —Macaulay’s method, bending moment at the point of shear force changes sign, shear force and bending moment, assumptions in simple bending Why is Macaulay’s method superior to double Integration method? A. Double integration method is applicable for one load only at one time. If number of loads […]
Multiple Choice Questions (Mcq) On Strength Of Materials – Shear force and bending moment in beams – 4 The relation between shear force and concentrated load is (a) dV/dx=0 (b) dV/dx= –W (c) dV/dx= Wx (d) None (Ans:a) The relation between bending moment and concentrated load is (a) dM/dx=0 (b) dM/dx= –Vx (c) dM/dx= Vx […]
Multiple Choice Questions (mcq) On Strength Of Materials – Shear force and bending moment in beams — 2 A beam is a simply supported beam when its movement is restricted in (a) One way (b) Two ways (c) Three ways (d) None (Ans:a) A beam is a hinged beam when its movement is restricted in […]
Multiple Choice Questions (mcq) On Strength Of Materials – Shear force and bending moment in beams — 3 Variation of bending moment due to concentrated loads will be (a) Linear (b) Parabolic (c) Cubic (d) None (Ans: a) Point of contra-flexure is (a) Where shear force changes sign (b) Where tensile force changes sign (c) […]
Multiple Choice Questions (mcq) on Strength of Materials – Shear force and bending moment in beams — 1 At the supports of a simply supported beam, bending moment will be (a) Maximum (b) Minimum (c) Zero (d) None (Ans:c) At the supports of a simply supported beam, shear forces will be (a) Maximum (b) Minimum (c) […]
S O M Short Interview Question Answers on Modulus, factor of safety and SFD AND BMD Q. What is Young’s modulus? What is its symbol? What are its units? A. It is a ratio of tensile stress to tensile strain and also compressive stress to compressive strain. Its symbol is ‘E’. E= σt / εt […]
Shear Force and Bending Moment Diagram—3– Utility and Final Selection of the Beam Utility of SFD and BMD Maximum shear force will be used to design the beam. Design means (i) Select the material of construction (ii) Select the method of manufacture (iii) To select the shape and contour of the beam (iv) To find […]
Shear Force and Bending Moment Diagrams–2– Drawing of SFD and BMD SHEAR FORCE ON A BEAM It is the NET VERTICALLY UPWARDS FORCE OR NET VERTICALLY DOWNWARDS FORCE due to the all the forces acting only on one side of the point being considered. Only after finding the shear force at various points on the beam, the […]
SHEAR FORCE AND BENDING MOMENT DIAGRAMS (SFD and BMD) FOR BEAMS- 1 –INTRODUCTION DEFINITION OF A BEAM Beam is a most important member of a machine, vehicle or a structure. (i) Normally it is horizontal but it can be in any orientation i.e. at any angle with the horizontal. (ii) All loads must be perpendicular […]