A Beginner's Guide to the Steel Construction Manual, 14th ed.

Chapter 10 - Composite Beams

2006, 2007, 2008, 2011  T. Bartlett Quimby


Mechanics of Composite Behavior

Shear Strength

Flexural Strength

Design of Shear Connectors

Deflection Calculations

Design Process


Homework Problems


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Section 10.8

Example Problems

The example problem solutions for this chapter are found in the spreadsheet that can be obtained by clicking on the link below. 

Download spreadsheet file:  BGSCM14C10ExProb.xls

Example 10.1:  Determine and check the capacity of a given composite beam

Example 10.2:  Design a composite beam to meet given criteria.

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