Theory of Structures MCQ Test

  1. What is the shape factor for a triangular section In plastic analysis?
  2. Which of the following is the equivalent length of a column of length having both the ends fixed?
  3. The maximum principal stress theory for the failure of a material at an elastic point is known as ..............
  4. Which of the following is the correct statement?
  5. What is the ratio of the stresses produced by a suddenly applied load and by a gradually applied load on a bar?
  6. What is called the load on a spring per unit deflection?
  7. The co-efficient of wind resistance of a circular surface is ...............
  8. What is the ratio of lateral strain to axial strain of a homogeneous material?
  9. What is called the strain energy stored in a spring when subjected to greatest load without being permanently distorted?
  10. What is co-efficient of wind resistance of a circular surface?
  11. The assumption in the theory of bending of beams, is .............
  12. What is called the load on a spring per unit deflection?
  13. The shear stress is not directly proportional to ............. in a shaft.
  14. The locus of the moment of inertia about inclined axes to the principal axis is ........
Theory of Structures MCQ

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  • L
  • L/2
  • 2 L
  • None of the above
  • Von Mises' theory
  • Rankine's theory
  • St. Venant's theory
  • None of the above
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  • If tensile stress is less than axial stress, the section experiences compressive stress
  • If tensile stress is equal to axial stress, the section experiences compressive stress
  • The moment of inertia is calculated about the axis about which bending takes place
  • All of the above
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  • Stiffness
  • Proof stress
  • Proof load
  • None of the above
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  • Yield ratio
  • Plastic ratio
  • Hooke's ratio
  • Poisson's ratio
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  • Material is isotropic
  • Material is homogeneous
  • Each layer is independent to expand or to contract
  • All of the above
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  • Stiffness
  • Proof load
  • Proof stress
  • Proof resilience
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  • Angle of twist
  • Radius of the shaft
  • Length of the shaft
  • Modulus of rigidity.
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  • 1.20 to 1.30
  • 1.30 to 1.40
  • 1.10 to 1.20
  • 1.40 to 1.50
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  • Force per unit area
  • Force per unit length
  • Force per unit volume
  • None of the above
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  • Method of joints
  • Graphical method
  • Method of sections
  • All of the above
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