SSC Question

Net sectional area of a tension member is equal to its gross section area-
  • a)
    plus the area of the rivet holes
  • b)
    divided by the area of rivet holes
  • c)
    multiplied by the area of the rivet holes
  • d)
    minus the area of the rivet holes
Correct answer is option 'D'. Can you explain this answer?

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May 16, 2021
The net area at any section is equal to the gross area minus the deduction for holes at that section. The deduction for the hole is the product of the hole diameter and the thickness of the material.

The net area at any section is equal to the gross area minus the deduction for holes at that section. The deduction for the hole is the product of the hole diameter and the thickness of the material.

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The net area at any section is equal to the gross area minus the deduction for holes at that section. The deduction for the hole is the product of the hole diameter and the thickness of the material.