Afternoon Session of FE Exam -
Civil Discipline

Structural Analysis Topic Area



The following subtopics are covered in the Structural Analysis portion of the afternoon, Civil Discipline examination:

A. Force analysis of statically determinant beams, trusses and frames
B. Deflection analysis of statically determinant beams, trusses and frames
C. Stability analysis of beams, trusses and frames
D. Column analysis (e.g., buckling, boundary conditions)
E. Loads and load paths (e.g., dead, live, moving)
F. Elementary statically indeterminate structures

The Structural Analysis portion covers approximately 10% of the afternoon session test content.