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GATE2020CE15
Consider the planar truss shown in the figure (not drawn to the scale) Neglecting self weight of the numbers, the number of zeroforce members in the truss under the action of the load $P$, is $6$ $7$ $8$ $9$
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GATE2020 CE242
The plane truss has hinge supports at $P$ and $W$ and is subjected to the horizontal forces as shown in the figure (not drawn to the scale) Representing the tensile force with $’+’$ sign and the compressive force with $’’$ sign, the force in member $XW$ (in $kN$, round off to the nearest integer), is ________.
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GATE2019 CE1: 5
A plane truss is shown in the figure (not drawn to scale). Which one of the options contains ONLY zero force members in the truss? $\text{FG,FI,HI,RS}$ $\text{FG,FH,HI,RS}$ $\text{FI,HI,PR,RS}$ $\text{FI,FG,RS,PR}$
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GATE2019 CE1: 7
Consider the pinjointed plane truss shown in the figure $\text{(not drawn to scale)}$.Let $R_{P}, R_{Q}$ and $R_{R}$ denote the vertical reactions (upward positive) applied by the supports at $P, Q$ and $R,$ ... by $\text{(30,30,30)kN}$ $\text{(20,0,10)kN}$ $\text{(10,30,10)kN}$ $\text{(0,60,30)kN}$
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GATE201616
Consider the plane truss with load P as shown in the figure. Let the horizontal and vertical reactions at the joint $\textbf{B}$ be $H_B$ and $V_B$, respectively and $V_C$ be the vertical reaction at the joint $\textbf{C}$. Which one of the following sets gives the correct values of $V_B$, $H_B$ ... $V_B=P; \: H_B = P (\cos 60^{\circ}); \: V_C=0$
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GATE2016133
A plane truss with applied loads is shown in the figure. The members which do not carry any force are FT, TG, HU, MP, PL ET, GS, UR, VR, QL FT, GS, HU, MP, QL MP, PL, HU, FT, UR
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GATE2015137
For the $2D$ truss with the applied loads shown below, the strain energy in the member $XY$ is _____ kNm. For member $XY$, assume $AE=30$ kN, where $A$ is crosssection area and $E$ is the modulus of elasticity.
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GATE2014132
For the truss shown below, the member $PQ$ is short by $3$ mm. The magnitude of vertical displacement of joint $R$ (in mm) is ______
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GATE2018 CE2: 4
All the members of the planar truss (see figure), have the same properties in terms of area of crosssection (A) and modulus of elasticity (E). For the loads shown on the truss, the statement that correctly represents the nature of forces in the members of the ... and $1$ members in compression, and $2$ zeroforce member There are $2$ members in tension, and $3$ zeroforce member
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