Architecture Exam Review: Structural topics
Volume I: Structural Topics is a comprehensive review of all structural portions of the ARE, including structural systems, building loads, wood and steel construction, soil and foundations, lateral forces, and long-span structures. Clear explanations of terms, procedures, and theories, illustrated with more than 200 figures and tables, reinforce the review. This volume also includes an introduction to the exam and the grading process, and 160 practice questions with solutions.
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1 Types of Forces
1 Coefficients of Linear Expansion
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A36 steel AISC allowable load allowable stress angle arch axis bars beam bending stresses bolts calculated centroid chord column common compression compressive members concentrated load concrete connections connectors dead load deflection depth design values diameter diaphragm distance earthquake example factor feet flange floor formula girder grade grain horizontal shear inches joint joists kips lateral force lateral loads length linear foot live load masonry material maximum method minimum modulus of elasticity moment of inertia open-web plate pounds per square precast pressure radius of gyration reaction rebars reinforcing resist rigid frame roof section modulus seismic shape shear diagram shear stress shear walls shown in Figure slab slenderness ratio snow load soil space frame square foot strength struc structural system studs Table tension thickness tion total load truss Uniform Building Code uniform load vertical weight weld width wind loads wood zero