GATE ME
Strength of Materials
Strain Energy Method
Previous Years Questions

## Marks 1

A cantilever beam of length $$L$$ and flexural modulus $$EI$$ is subjected to a point load $$P$$ at the free end. The elastic strain energy stored in ...
For a ductile material, toughness is a measure of
Two threaded bolts A and B of same material and length are subjected to identical tensile load. If the elastic strain energy stored in bolt A is 4 tim...

## Marks 2

The strain energy stored in the beam with flexural rigidity $$EI$$ and loaded as shown in the figure is ...
A stepped steel shaft shown below is subjected to $$10$$ N-m torque. If the modulus of rigidity is $$80$$ GPa, the strain energy in the shaft in N-mm ...
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