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## Sub. Name : Mechanics of Solids

Year : II
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PART A (10 x 2 = 20 Marks)

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1. A circular steel rod tapers uniformly from 40mm to 15mm diameter in a length of

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400mm. What is the elongation of the bar if the axial pull is 40KN. E = 2 X
105N/mm2.

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2. Define bulk modulus and Poissons ratio.

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3. Define (a) Shear force and (b) Bending moment at a section.

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4. Draw the shear force and bending moment diagrams for a cantilever beam of span

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5. Explain determinate and stable frame.

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6. Explain deficient frame, and redundant frame.

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7. What is the torque that can be transmitted by a solid shaft of diameterd and

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8. Differentiate between a closely coiled helical spring and an open helical spring.
9. Write the expression for longitudinal strain and circumferential strain in the case
of thin cylindrical shells.

## 10. State the rules to be followed in Mecaulays method.

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PART B [5 x 16 = 80 Marks]

11. (a) A steel bar 3.5m long is acted upon by forces as shown in figure 11(a).
Determine the values of P and the total elongation of the bar. Take E = 210 KN/mm2.

30mm 40mm

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45KN P 55KN

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1.5m 1.0m

## Figure 11(a). (16)

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(b)A metallic bar 250mm x 100mm x 50mm is subjected to forces as shown in figure -2.

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Find the change in volume taking E = 2 x 105 N/mm2 and Poissons ratio = 0.25. Find the

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change that should be made in the 3MN load, in order that there should be no change in
the volume of the bar.

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(16)

12 (a) Find the forces in all the members of the girder shown in figure.2 by the method
of joints, indicating whether the force is compressive or tensile.
20KN 40KN
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60 60 60
A 60 D

## Fig.12(a) 3.5 3.5m (16)

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internal diameter, 8mm thick is filled with a
fluid at atmospheric pressure. If an additional 20000mm3 of fluid is pumped into the
cylinder find the pressure exerted by the fluid on the cylinder and the hoop stress
induced. E = 2 x 105 N/mm2 and = 0.3. (16)

13(a). Draw the SF and BM diagram for the beam shown in figure-13(a). Find the
maximum values and their positions. Give the values at important points in the diagram.

2 KN/m
2 KN
A B

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(16)
4m 2m

Figure 13(a)

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(b) A simply supported beam of span 6m is subjected to an uniformly distributed load of

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20KN/m over entire length. At a section 2m from the left end 30mm above the neutral

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axis, determine the bending stress and shear stress. The cross section of the beam is as

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shown in fig. 13(b).

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14(a)(i) Find the maximum deflection using Macaulays method for the beam shown in
fig.14(a) (i) EI = 8.6 X 1010 kN/mm2
(16)

40KN/m

A C D B
1m 4m 3m
Fig 14(a)(i) (8)

(a) (ii) Find the deflection at mid span and slope at the end A using conjugate beam
method. EI = 16000kNm2. The beam is shown in fig. 14(a)(ii)
15kN

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A 8m 2m B
C

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Fig 14(a) (ii) (8)

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(b) A wooden beam 150mm wide and 300mm deep and 3m long is carrying udl of
25kN/m over the entire length. The beam is simply supported at ends. Determine the
maximum shear stress and sketch the shear stress variation along depth of the beam. (16)

15(a) A solid circular shaft transmits 75kN at 200rpm. Find the shaft diameter if the twist
in the shaft is not to exceed 1 in 2m length of shaft and the shearing stress is limited to
50N/mm2. Take G = 100 kN/m2. (16)

(OR)

15(b) Derive the expression for deflection, shear stress and strain energy for close coiled
helical spring when it is subjected to axial load W. (16)

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