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GATE ME 2009

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

If the principal stresses in a plane stress problem are $${\sigma _1}$$ $$= 100$$ MPa, $${\sigma _2}$$ $$= 40$$ MPa, the magnitude of the maximum shear stress (in MPa) wil be

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GATE ME 2004

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

The figure shows the state of stress at a certain point in a stressed body. The magnitudes of normal stresses in the $$x$$ and $$y$$ directions are $$100$$ MPa and $$20$$ MPa respectively. The radius of Mohr's stress circle representing this state of stress is

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GATE ME 1996

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

If the two principal strains at a point are 1000 $$ \times $$ 10

^{-6}and -600 $$ \times $$ 10^{-6}, then the maximum shear strain is4

GATE ME 1989

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+1

-0.3

An elastic body is subjected to a tensile stress $$X$$ in a particular direction and a compressive stress $$Y$$ in its perpendicular direction. $$X$$ and $$Y$$ are unequal in magnitude. On the plane of maximum shear stress in the body there will be:

Questions Asked from Complex Stresses (Marks 1)

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GATE ME Subjects

Engineering Mechanics

Machine Design

Strength of Materials

Heat Transfer

Production Engineering

Industrial Engineering

Turbo Machinery

Theory of Machines

Engineering Mathematics

Fluid Mechanics

Thermodynamics

General Aptitude