Solution to Problem 548 | Unsymmetrical Beams

Problem 548
The inverted T section of a 4-m simply supported beam has the properties shown in Fig. P-548. The beam carries a uniformly distributed load of intensity wo over its entire length. Determine wo if fbt ≤ 40 MPa and fbc ≤ 80 MPa.

Inverted T-section


Solution 548