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Tag: Fy Classical Methods of Plastic Analysis

In continuous structural systems with many members, there are several ways that mechanisms can develop. The limit load, or load creating a mechanism, lies between the loads computed from upper-bound and lower-bound theorems. The upper-bound theorem states that a load computed on the basis of an assumed mechanism will be greater than, or at best equal to, the true limit

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