Theory of Structures MCQ

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  • 1. When tensile stress is applied axially on a circular rod its

    • diameter decreases and length increases
    • diameter decreases
    • length increases
    • None of these
  • 2. When a bar is subjected to a change of temperature and its deformation is prevented, the stress induced in the bar is

    • tensile stress
    • compressive stress
    • shear stress
    • thermal stress
  • 3. The equivalent length of a column of length L, having both the ends hinged, is

    • 2L
    • L
    • L/2
    • L/√2
  • 4. A shaft is subjected to bending moment M and a torque T simultaneously. The ratio of the maximum bending stress to maximum shear stress developed in the shaft, is

    • M/T
    • T/M
    • 2M/ T
    • 2T/M
  • 5. The shape factor of standard rolled beam section varies from

    • 1.10 to 1.20
    • 1.20 to 1.30
    • 1.30 to 1.40
    • 1.40 to 1.50
  • 6. Short column failure

    • Crushing failure
    • Buckling failure