## Archive for the ‘Mechanics of Solids 1’ Category

# Theorem 2 of Moment Area Method

Friday, July 1, 2011 13:42 No CommentsIt is stated as follows : ” The deviation of any point B relative to a tangent drawn to the elastic curve at any other point

# Theorem 1 of Moment Area Method

Thursday, June 30, 2011 15:46 No CommentsTheorem 1 is stated as follows : ” The change in slope between tangents drawn to the elastic curve at any two points A and B is equal to the

# Deflection of a Beam | Slope of a Beam | Flexural Rigidity of Beam

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 0:05 No CommentsDeflection of a Beam : The deflection at any point on the axis of the beam is the distance between its

# Overhanging Beams | Statically determinate Beams | Statically Indeterminate Beams

Sunday, June 5, 2011 16:32 1 CommentOverhanging Beam : A beam which is freely supported at two points and having one or both the ends extending

# Definition of a Beam | Cantilever Beams | Simple Beams

Friday, June 3, 2011 8:55 No CommentsDefinition of a Beam: A bar subjected to forces and couples that lie in a plane containing its

# Definition of critical load of a Column | Slenderness ratio of a Column

Sunday, May 29, 2011 12:26 No CommentsCritical load :The critical load of a column is that value of axial force that is just sufficient to keep the bar in a slightly

# Definition of Column | Difference between strut and column | Type of Failure in Columns

Saturday, May 28, 2011 16:14 1 CommentDefinition of Column A long slender bar subjected to axial compression is called a

# Direct Stresses | Shearing Stresses | Tensile Stresses | Compressive Stresses

Tuesday, May 17, 2011 12:38 No CommentsDirect Stresses : The Stresses which are acting normal to the plane of the body are called as normal

# Definition of Shear Force and Bending Moment

Monday, January 31, 2011 8:02 1 CommentShear Force: The Shear Force at the cross section of the beam may be defined as the unbalanced

# Classification of Materials | Isotropic Material | Homogeneous Material | Specific Strength and Its Units

Saturday, December 11, 2010 15:04 No CommentsClassification of Materials An isotropic material: Has a stress-strain relationship that is indeĀpendent of the orientation of the coordinate