Tapered Frames and Monopoles
Marvin Liebler, PE
This course includes
a multiple choice quiz at the end,
is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
At the conclusion of this course, the student will learn:
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The student will have a working knowledge of the analysis of tapered frames and monopoles.
First and Second order tapered beam stiffness matrices, assembly programs, and examples are presented in detail.
In this lesson, you are required to download and study the following course content in PDF format:
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Through the use of derivations and practical examples, the analysis of tapered frames and monopoles, differing significantly from constant cross-section members, is presented.
Once you finish studying the above course content, you need to take a quiz to obtain the PDH credits.