CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
Assigned: 9/24/14
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CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
Assigned: 10/1/14
HW 2
Due: 10/9/14
Problem 1
Determine the deflection equation for the two beams below with a constant EI. For this
problem, start with the shear and moment diagrams and use the second order diffe
CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
Assigned: 9/24/14
HW 1
Due: 10/2/14
Problem 1
(a) For the truss below determine the force in each member and indicate whether they
are in tension or compression. All members are pin-connected.
(b) For the truss be
Assignment 2
CEE 377
Winter 2016
Due January 22, 2016 (because of Monday holiday)
This assignment considers further development of demand determination, including basic stiffness analysis for multi-degree-of-freedom systems, review of beam integration, us
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CEE 377 — Introduction to Structural Design LAB 5
CEE3 77 -LAB-05: Inﬂuence Lines and Load Combinations
Exercise 1 — Inﬂuence Lines
Inﬂuence lines represent the variation in reaction, shear, moment, or
displacement at a specific point in
CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
LAB 2
LAB 2 Use of the stiffness method to determine the load path in 1D and 2D indeterminate
systems
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Beam Examples
Supplemental Handout
This handout presents a suite of additional beam examples to assist in understanding the use of the basic
integration principles. Although there are various ad hoc ways of generating solutions to particular probl
CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
Assigned: 10/8/15
HW 2
Due: 5pm, 10/15/15
Problem 1
For the spring system shown below, with ka = 100k/in, kb = 120k/in, kc = 200k/in, kd = ke
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CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
HW 5
Problem 1
For the 8 story office building in Seattle:
a) Determine the Lateral Wind Pressure (for both the windward and leeward
walls) for the wind direction shown. Assume the building is enclosed, not on a
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CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
Problem 1
A new downtown Seattle restaurant is framed as shown below.
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HW 3
Due 10/16 at 5:00PM
CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
HW 3
Due 10/16 at 5:00PM
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CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
HW 4
This homework assignment develops influence lines for statically determinate beams and
trusses. Moment and shear envelopes are constructed for the beam problem from lab.
Students must complete the lab before
CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
LAB 7
This is the second of two labs dedicated to the determination and analysis of horizontal
loads acting on the UWC. This labs emphasis is on seismic loads and their interaction
with the structure. In particula
CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
LAB 6
This is the first of two labs dedicated to the determination and analysis of horizontal
loads acting on the UWC. This labs emphasis is on wind loads and their interaction with
the structure (we will ignore c
CEE 377 ~ Introduction to Structural Design LAB 5
This lab focuses on the development of inuence lines for a statically determinate beam.
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CBS 377 - Introduction to Structural Design LAB 4
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CEE 377-Introduction to Structural Design
Assigned 10/16/15
HW 3
Due: 10/22/15
Problem 1
A roof truss is being designed to carry both distributed roof loads (Dead Load) and a moving crane
load (Live Load). The maximum crane load is 50 kips. Use the set of
CEE 377 Introduction to Structural Design
LAB 3
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Midterm Exam
CEE 377
February 11, 2015
Winter 2015
Name:
Open notes/handouts.
Part I: Short Answer (3 points each)
1. Which design framework includes an explicit separation between uncertainties in capacity and demand:
LRFD or ASD?
2. When determining the
CEE 377
Practice Midterm Exam Solution
Winter 2015
Part I: Short Answer
1. In the ASCE 7-10 load combination 1.2D + 1.6L + 0.5(Lr or S or R), why is the multiplier on the live
load component larger than the dead load multiplier?
The higher multiplier refl
CEE 377
Midterm Exam Solution
Winter 2015
Part I: Short Answer (3 points each)
1. Which design framework includes an explicit separation between uncertainties in capacity and demand:
LRFD or ASD?
LRFD has different factors on loads (demand) and resistance