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Unformatted text preview: 4.3.3. Problem 4 A square simply supported plate is loaded by a point force P at the center. Determine the load-de ection relationship ( P vs. w ) using the energy method. [ Hint:Assume the sinusoidal shape for the de ection, the same as in Problem #1 of Homework #2. ] 1...
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This note was uploaded on 02/24/2012 for the course MECHANICAL 2.081J taught by Professor Tomaszwierzbicki during the Spring '07 term at MIT.
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