## 1. A lap joint is always in _________ shear.

## 2. A pressure vessel is said to be a thin shell when the ratio of wall thickness of the vessel to its diameter is __________ $$\frac{1}{{10}}.$$

## 3. A simply supported beam with a gradually varying load from zero at ‘B’ and ‘w’ per unit length at ‘A’ is shown in the below figure. The shear force at ‘B’ is equal to

## 4. The columns whose slenderness ratio is less than 80, are known as

## 5. When a bar of length l, width b and thickness t is subjected to a pull of P, its

## 6. When a bar of length l, width b and thickness t is subjected to a push of P, its

## 7. The center to center distance, between two consecutive rivets in a row, is called

## 8. According to Unwin's formula, the relation between diameter of rivet hole (d) and thickness of plate (t) is given by (where d and t are in mm)

## 9. When it is indicated that a member is elastic, it means that when force is applied, it will

## 10. In riveted boiler joints, all stresses, shearing, bearing and tensile are based on the

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