Question:-
A cantilever beam carries a load W uniformly distributed over its entire length. If the same load is placed at the free end of the same cantilever, then the ratio of maximum deflection in the frist case to that in the second case will be
Option (A)
3/8
Option (B)
8/3
Option(C)
5/8
Option(D)
8/5
Correct Option:
(A)
Question Solution:
In first case d1 = (WL3/8El)
In second case d2 = (WL3/3El)
\ (d1/d2) = (3/8)
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