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An $8$ m long simply-supported elastic beam of rectangular cross-section ($100$ mm $\times 200 $mm) is subjected to a uniformly distributed load of $10$ kN/m over its entire span. The maximum principal stress (in MPa, up to two decimal places) at a point located at the extreme compression edge of a cross-section and at $2$ m from the support is _______
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Shear stress is zero at extreme edge is 0. Bending stress is only stress present and it's value is 90mpa hence principal stress is 90mpa
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the answer should be 90MPA
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