CE 325
Structural Analysis I
Fall 2015
Solution
HW 4
CE 325 Fall 2015 HW#4
Due Thursday, September 17, at the beginning of class.
1. (20 pts) Analyze this Uniaxial Structure using the MATRIX DISPLACEMENT METHOD, i.e. determine
the displacements, member fo
Review Notes from CE 325,
Structural Analysis I
Vernon Matzen, PhD
Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC
Copyright 2012 by Vernon C. Matzen, Raleigh, NC
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CE 325
Structural Analysis I
Fall 2015
Solution
HW 1
CE 325 Fall 2015 HW#1
Due Thursday, August 27, at the beginning of class
1. (5 pts) Calculate all of the reactions in this determinate compound beam. Show your results on a FBD using
arrows and unsigned
CE 325
Structural Analysis I
Fall 2015
Solution
HW 3
CE 325 Fall 2015 HW#3
Due Thursday, September 10, at the beginning of class
1.
(5 pts) Using x = -20 ksi, y = +4 ksi, and = -5 ksi, draw Mohrs Circle and
calculate the Principal Stresses and the Mean St
Figure 1
Sign Convention
Y
X
M
M
A
A
V
V
Positive Internal Forces in a Frame
Element
Positive Stresses
(2D state of stress)
Y
Curvature
v(x)
X
Positive Displacement, Slope and Curvature for
the Beam Element
Summer 2012
Figure 2
w
wL
EA = Constant
L
Recall