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Is it possible to convert uniform loads to point loads?

Use a software that is available at kj.pythonanywhere.com whose latest version is with me that can handle any load types. Gives 5 digit accuracy.
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Static Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies

It is not like that. A deforming body would still be in equilibrium after it is done with its deformation. If not it means it would be accelerating per Newton's Law. This applies to a deforming ...
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Do tensile and compressive stresses create moments?

For your second and third examples, no, the moments cannot vanish. This is because there is not a force and a moment, that's a simplification that does not apply in those cases. In those cases a ...
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Do tensile and compressive stresses create moments?

All forces opposed by forces not in an opposite vector create moments. By opposite I mean any two vectors that cannot be combined into a single vector, which generally means parallel and opposite. It'...
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Why is it unwise to choose cylindrical horizontal beam

Cylindrical columns are indeed better than rectangular ones. because now we can use spirals to wrap the column which is superior to wrapping by rectangular ties. But we see circular columns not very ...
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Why is it unwise to choose cylindrical horizontal beam

In some cases, the cylindrical beam is preferred. For example, my beam is a vertical antenna mast rigidly supported at the base and subject to wind load. A cylinder has less aerodynamic drag than an ...
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Static Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies

We select the level of complexity of the analysis at a lever that is most sensible for the utility and scope of that analysis. We expand the depth of our investigation where it is warranted. Not only ...
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Static Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies

Simple answer could be that all of the models are wrong, but some of them are useful. This is true almost in any field, but it is quite apparent in engineering. Even the idea of static equilibrium ...
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Static Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies

Because a deflecting beam requires another level of complexity in the calculations. We don't always disregard bending, we just do in the ME2020 Strength of Materials class (seems to have been renamed ...
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