-- A complete practice exam for the non-graphic divisions of the ARE: Pre-Design, General Structures, Lateral Forces, Mechanical a Electrical Systems, Materials a Methods, and Construction Documents a Services -- Solutions are includedLarry A. Paul. Examination Answers with Explanations Mechanical and Electrical Systems Division. 1 . D Steel rods can only act in tension to resist forces. ... To find that force in rod b, isolate the upper right joint and calculate the formula H = 0 . 9 kips - bh = 0 bh = 9 ... Tall buildings have long periods of vibration and tend to resonate with the same period as the slow, rocking earthquake motion. That motionanbsp;...
|Title||:||ARE Practice Exam, Multiple-choice Divisions|
|Author||:||Larry A. Paul|
|Publisher||:||Professional Publications Incorporated - 1998|