Unformatted text preview: • Define and explain the term netrual axis ; • Calculate normal stresses and strains throughout beams with prescribed loading; • Calculate geometric properties (centroid, area, moments of inertia) of nonrectangular beam crosssections; • Select a beam that satisfies a maximum stress criterion; • Determine maximum allowable loads on a beam given constraints on maximum stresses; • Design a minimum weight beam to carry specified external loads....
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 Spring '08
 Levenston,M
 Force, Shear, Stress, transverse shear stress, Professor Levenston, Beam stress analysis, nonrectangular beam crosssections

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