## Fundamentals of structural theory |

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### Contents

Principles of Statics | 17 |

Shear Forces and Bending Moments | 52 |

Stress and Strain | 95 |

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analysis antisymmetrical applied loads axial force beam beam structure bending action bending moment diagram calculated centroidal chapter compressive conditions of equilibrium considered cross-section deflection deformations direct stress displacement system effects elastic element equal and opposite example expression external flexural rigidity force system forces acting frame give given Hence hinge horizontal indeterminate influence line diagram integration internal forces joint length linear linear elastic load system magnitude maximum Maxwell's Theorem member forces method neutral axis node obtained occur particle pin-jointed plane portal frame position principal stresses principle of virtual procedure reactions release systems rotation shear force diagram shear stress shown in Fig solution space frame span statical indeterminacy statically determinate stiffness coefficients strain stress components stress resultants structural engineer superposition symmetry system of forces tensile tensile stress tension tion torsional truss values vector vertical deflection virtual displacement zero