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EC/APR 2007/KJC324

UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MARA FINAL EXAMINATION

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: STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS 1 : KJC324 : APRIL 2007 : 3 HOURS

INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES 1. This question paper consists of three (3) parts : PART A (3 Questions) PART B (1 Question) PART C (1 Question) i) Diploma students shall answer PART A and PART B only in the Answer Booklet, ii) Degree students shall answer PART A and PART C only in the Answer Booklet. Start each answer on a new page. Do not bring any material into the examination room unless permission is given by the invigilator. Please check to make sure that this examination pack consists of: i) ii) the Question Paper an answer Booklet - provided by the Faculty

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determine the moments at the supports and sketch the bending moment and the shear force diagrams for member BC highlighting all the salient points. Using the Slope Deflection method. El of all members is constant (25 marks) 100 kN 1 20 kN/m B >•<- 7777 C 7m 10m O D 2m 7m Figure A1 © Hak Cipta Universiti Teknologi MARA CONFIDENTIAL . C and D.CONFIDENTIAL EC/APR 2007/KJC324 PART A (For both diploma and degree students) Answer three (3) questions in PART A QUESTION 1 Figure A1 shows a continuous beam subjected to a concentrated load of 100 kN on member AB and a uniformly distributed load of 20 kN/m on member BC. The flexural rigidity. The beam is fixed at A and supported on rollers at B.

Using the Moment Distribution method.CONFIDENTIAL EC/APR 2007/KJC324 QUESTION 2 In Figure A2. (25 marks) 40 kN D El 5m 2EI 2EI B 7m 3m 4m Figure A2 © Hak Clpta Universiti Teknologi MARA CONFIDENTIAL . a rigid-jointed plane frame is fixed at A and B. El is constant. A vertical point load of 40 kN is shown acting on member CD. calculate the end moments of all members of the frame. The flexural rigidity.

The axial rigidity. A point load of 30 kN is shown acting vertically at joint D. EA is constant for all members. a plane pin-jointed truss structure is supported on rollers at F and pinned to the foundation at A. (25 marks) 6m 30 kN 4m 4m 4m Figure A3 © Hak Cipta Universiti Teknologi MARA CONFIDENTIAL .CONFIDENTIAL EC/APR 2007/KJC324 QUESTION 3 In Figure A3. Determine the vertical displacement of the truss at D in terms of EA using the Unit Load method.

find in terms of El. A point load of 52 kN is shown acting at point C of the frame. a) the horizontal deflection of the frame at A b) the rotation at C (25 marks) B El 52 kN 6m 2EI 3EI 7m O A / D 6m Figure B1 © Hak Cipta Universiti Teknologi MARA CONFIDENTIAL . Using the Castigliano's Second Theorem. El of each member is shown in the diagram. The relative flexural rigidity.CONFIDENTIAL EC/APR 2007/KJC324 PART B (For diploma students only) QUESTION 1 Figure B1 shows a rigid-jointed plane frame ABCD supported on rollers at A and pinned to the foundation at D.

highlighting all the salient points. and there is an internal hinge at C. E and F (5 marks) iii) Draw the bending moment diagram for member AD.CONFIDENTIAL EC/APR 2007/KJC324 PART C (For degree students only) QUESTION 1 a) The rigid-jointed plane frame in Figure C1 (a) is pinned to the foundations at A and B. The frame is shown carrying a uniformly distributed load of 5 kN/m along member AD and a point load of 30 kN at E. (5 marks) 30 kN D I 10m 5 kN/m A 2m 3m 5m A / B Figure C1 (a) © Hak Cipta Universiti Teknologi MARA CONFIDENTIAL . i) Determine the reaction forces at the supports (5 marks) ii) Determine the bending moments at D.

and fixed at A and supported on rollers at E is shown in Figure C1 (b). The beam carries a moving load P kN traveling across the beam.CONFIDENTIAL EC/APR 2007/KJC324 b) A beam with an internal hinge at C. i) Draw the influence lines for the reactions at supports A and E (3 marks) ii) Draw the influence lines for the shear force at B and the bending moment at D (7 marks) B •o C O 7777 E 5m 5m 5m 5m 5m Figure C1 (b) END OF QUESTION PAPER © Hak Cipta Universiti Teknologi MARA CONFIDENTIAL .

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