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Unformatted text preview: subjected to a center point load of 100 lbs. If the span (L) of the beam between the supports is 60, (a) determine if the beam will fail (b) if the beam does not fail, determine deflection of the beam at mid-span. Question 3 How is the strength of wood generally affected by: (a) its moisture content (b) its specific gravity (c) temperature (d) loading rate (e) duration of loading (f) the presence of defects...
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- Spring '09