Stresses and Deflections in Beams Course
Many structures can be approximated as a straight beam or as a collection of straight beams. For this reason, the analysis of stresses and deflections in a beam is an important and useful topic.
This course discusses:
- Constraints and boundary conditions
- Shear force and bending moment
- Shear and moment diagrams
- Calculation of stresses in beams
- Common beam deflection formulas
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When you're ready, take this quiz:
After you pass the quiz, you will receive a certificate of completion, which you may access within your Account page. You may present this certificate to your state licensing board as proof of course completion.