It is stated as follows : " The deviation of any point B relative to a tangent drawn to the elastic curve at any other point … [Read more...] about Theorem 2 of Moment Area Method

# Mechanics of Solids 1

## Theorem 1 of Moment Area Method

Theorem 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 … [Read more...] about Theorem 1 of Moment Area Method

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

Deflection of a Beam : The deflection at any point on the axis of the beam is the distance between its … [Read more...] about Deflection of a Beam | Slope of a Beam | Flexural Rigidity of Beam

## Overhanging Beams | Statically determinate Beams | Statically Indeterminate Beams

Overhanging Beam : A beam which is freely supported at two points and having one or both the ends extending … [Read more...] about Overhanging Beams | Statically determinate Beams | Statically Indeterminate Beams

## Definition of a Beam | Cantilever Beams | Simple Beams

Definition of a Beam: A bar subjected to forces and couples that lie in a plane containing its … [Read more...] about Definition of a Beam | Cantilever Beams | Simple Beams

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

Critical load :The critical load of a column is that value of axial force that is just sufficient to keep the bar in a slightly … [Read more...] about Definition of critical load of a Column | Slenderness ratio of a Column

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

Definition of Column A long slender bar subjected to axial compression is called a … [Read more...] about Definition of Column | Difference between strut and column | Type of Failure in Columns

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

Direct Stresses : The Stresses which are acting normal to the plane of the body are called as normal … [Read more...] about Direct Stresses | Shearing Stresses | Tensile Stresses | Compressive Stresses

## Definition of Shear Force and Bending Moment

Shear Force: The Shear Force at the cross section of the beam may be defined as the unbalanced … [Read more...] about Definition of Shear Force and Bending Moment

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

Classification of Materials An isotropic material: Has a stress-strain relationship that is indeĀpendent of the orientation of the coordinate … [Read more...] about Classification of Materials | Isotropic Material | Homogeneous Material | Specific Strength and Its Units