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# Compression Members - 3

## 10 Questions MCQ Test Design of Steel Structures | Compression Members - 3

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QUESTION: 1

### Which one of the following is a compression member?

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Strut is a compression member used in the roof truss and bracing. They are of small span and may be vertical or inclined.
The principal rafter is a top chord member in a roof truss and boom is the principal compression member in a crane.
Column, stanchion or post is a vertical compression member supporting flats or girders in a building.

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QUESTION: 3

### The maximum slenderness ratio of a compression member carrying both dead and superimposed load is

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QUESTION: 4

The maximum slenderness ratio of a steel column, the design of which is governed by wind or seismic forces is

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QUESTION: 5

Consider the following statements:
1. The two angle sections placed back to back are most frequently used in roof trusses.
2. A built-up section consisting of two channel sections back to back is occasionally used.
3. The local buckling of a compression member limits its size.
Which of these statements are correct?

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QUESTION: 6

Compression members composed of two channels back-to-back and separated by a small distance are connected together by riveting so that the minimum slenderness ratio of each member between the connections, does not exceed

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QUESTION: 7

Tacking rivets in compression plates not exposed to the weather, have a pitch not exceeding 300 mm or

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QUESTION: 8

What is the effective length of column shown below.

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QUESTION: 9

The use of tie plates in laced columns is

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QUESTION: 10

Gusset plate is provided in column base connection to

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