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CVEN1300   Engineering Mechanics for Civil Engineers   Quiz 2   

Time allowed: 60 minutes Exam condition: Closed Book Tutorial Room:________________________ Name:___________________________________________ Student ID:__________________________ Question 1: (30 marks) For the pin-joined truss shown in Figure 1, 1) Find the reactions at A and B. 2) Determine the axial force in members CE, CF and DF. State if these members are in tension or compression. 50 kN

20 kN I 30 kN 3m G H 3m E F 3m C D 3m A 4m Figure 1 B

Question 2: (35 marks) The simply supported beam shown in Figure 2 carries a uniformly distributed load and a point load. clearly indicating the magnitude and sign of all actions at A. B and C. 30 kN 15 kN/m   A 2m B 8m C Figure 2 . 2) Draw the shear force and bending moment diagrams. 1) Calculate the reactions at B and C.

2) Draw the axial force. Note: support A is fixed.Question 3: (35 marks) For the frame shown in Figure 3. 1) Find the reactions at A. 5m A B 6m 20 kN C 15 kN Figure 3 . showing the magnitude and sign of all peak values. shear force and bending moment diagrams for the frame.