Six-Minute Solutions for Structural PE Exam Problems / Edition 2

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With an average of only six minutes to solve each problem on the Structural I PE exam, speed and accuracy are vital to your success—and nothing gets you up to speed like solving problems. Six-Minute Solutions for the Structural PE Exam Problems prepares you to answer even the most difficult structural engineering problems in just minutes. Learning to solve these problems quickly and efficiently is the key to passing the Structural I PE exam.

Beat the clock on the Structural I PE exam

Important strategies on how to solve problems in just minutes 27 Analysis of Structures problems 73 Design and Details of Structures problems Updated to the latest codes 2004 edition of AASHTO 2005 edition of ASCE 7 2005 edition of ACI 318 2005 edition of NDS 2005 edition of ACI 530 2006 edition of AISC Steel Construction Manual 2005 edition of ACI 530.1 2006 edition of IBC A multiple-choice problem format, just like the exam Step-by-step solutions outlining how to answer problems quickly and correctly Explanations of how to avoid common errors

Structural I Exam Topics Covered
(Loads; Structural Design Considerations; Lateral Forces and their Distribution; Steel, Concrete, Wood, and Masonry Design; Structural Analysis Methods; Foundations and Retaining Structures)

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781591261339
  • Publisher: Professional Publications, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 4/21/2008
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 116
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.10 (d)

Table of Contents

About the Author     iv
Preface, Dedication, and Acknowledgments     v
Exam Format     vii
This Book's Organization     vii
How to Use This Book     vii
References     ix
Codes Used to Prepare This Book     xi
Nomenclature     xiii
Analysis of Structures Problems
Loads     1
Lateral Forces     2
Lateral Force Distribution     3
Methods     4
Design and Details of Structures Problems
General Structural Considerations     9
Steel     11
Concrete     15
Wood     20
Masonry     22
Foundations and Retaining Structures     24
Analysis of Structures Solutions
Loads     29
Lateral Forces     31
Lateral Force Distribution     34
Methods     37
Design and Details of Structures Solutions
General Structural Considerations     49
Steel     56
Concrete     66
Wood     77
Masonry     83
Foundations and Retaining Structures     89
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