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This set of Structural Mechanics Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on Structural Mechanics Set 7

Q1 | The direction of bending stresses is along the

- Axial direction
- Lateral direction
- Inclined direction
- None

Q2 | Bending stresses in a beam vary

- Linearly
- Parabolically
- Cubic variation
- None

Q3 | Bending stresses in a beam are of

- Constant values
- Variable values
- Constant nature
- None

Q4 | Pure bending of beam will have

- Tensile and shear stresses
- Compressive and shear stresses
- Tensile and compressive stresses
- None

Q5 | In a cantilever beam, fibers below the neutral axis are in

- Tension
- Shear
- Compression
- None

Q6 | In a S.S. beam, fibers below the neutral axis are in

- Tension
- Shear
- Compression
- None

Q7 | In a cantilever beam, fibers above the neutral axis are in

- Tension
- Shear
- Compression
- None

Q8 | Bending occurs due to the application of

- Load parallel to the axis of the beam
- Load inclined to the axis
- Load perpendicular to the axis
- None

Q9 | Bending occurs due to the application of

- Axial load
- Lateral load
- Torsional load
- None

Q10 | The bending stress is

- Directly proportional to the distance of layer from the neutral layer
- Inversely proportional to the distance of layer from the neutral layer
- Directly proportional to the neutral layer
- Does not depend on the distance of layer from the neutral layer

Q11 | On bending of a beam, which is the layer which is neither elongated nor shortened?

- Axis of load
- Neutral axis
- Center of gravity
- None of the mentioned