## Elementary applied mechanics, by T. Alexander (and A.W. Thomson). |

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A₁ abscissa advancing load angle apex bending moment diagram bh³ breadth cantilever centre of gravity chord College cross section Crown 8vo curved edge passes dead load deflection depth diameter distance draw Edition end of span equal equation example fcap feet span field Find the maximum fixed end flange foot ft.-tons geometrical greater greatest hence horizontal inch inch-tons inertia intensity intersection left end leverage locus M₁ maxima bending moments maximum bending maximum bending moment modulus moment of inertia negative neutral axis ordinate parabola parabolic segment plane polygon portion position ratio rectangle resistance to bending right end rollers rolling load shearing force shearing stress shown in fig side slope Suppose tangent tons per sq total load travelling load uniform load uniform strength uniformly W₁ W₂ wedge weights wheel whole span wrought iron

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